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The Lies of Fair Ladies - Jonathan Gash

Random Century Grou, 1992, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good - in Good DJ. Top edge of DJ notably ruffled with some very small nicks. Gently bruised at bottom corners.

Another witty and fast-moving novel in which Lovejoy's talent for detection unravels murders and mysteries which occur in profusion round him. Lovejoy has a new apprentice - the lovely, scatty and Seriously Rich Mrs Luna Carstairs. Lovejoy is a willing teacher, guiding her through the minefield of auctions, the dating and faking of antiques, 'grand scams' of the trade - and other, more intimate, subjects. However, not everything is rosy on Lovejoy's home patch. A grisly murder occurs - and then another …. And the flow of antiques is mysteriously drying up. Behind it all lurks the threatening shadow of miss R - a 'dollop broker' or harbourer of stolen booty - an evil genius who deals only with women.
Size: 9½" x 6¼"