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The potter's field / Andrea Camilleri ; translated by Stephen Sartarelli.

The potter's field / Andrea Camilleri ; translated by Stephen Sartarelli.
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ISBN 9780143120131 (pbk.)
Author Camilleri, Andrea
Title The potter's field / Andrea Camilleri ; translated by Stephen Sartarelli.
Publisher/Date New York, N.Y. : Penguin Books, 2011.
Pagination etc. 277 p. ; 20 cm.
Series 13. An Inspector Montalbano mystery ;
Contents note Includes Notes, compiled by Stephen Sartelli (p. 273-277).
Summary Note An unidentified corpse is found near Vigàta, a town known for its soil rich with potter's clay. Meanwhile, a woman reports the disappearance of her husband, a Colombian man with Sicilian origins who turns out to be related to a local mobster. Then Inspector Montalbano remembers the story from the Bible-- Judas's betrayal, the act of remorse, and the money for the potter's field, where those of unknown or foreign origin are to be buried-- and slowly, through myriad betrayals, finds his way to the solution to the crime.
Language note Translation of: Il campo del vasio.
Subject Montalbano, Salvo (Fictitious character) Fiction
Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction
Italy -- Fiction
Mystery fiction.
Added Author Sartarelli, Stephen, 1954-
Shelf Location F CAMI
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