Death of the Duchess by Elizabeth Eyre
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Authors
Barbara Cherne
Elizabeth Eyre
George Herman
Beverle Graves Myers
Jim Williams

Historical Fiction
by Sarah Dunant

RENAISSANCE FERRARA
Sacred Hearts
RENAISSANCE FLORENCE
The Birth of Venus
RENAISSANCE VENICE
In the Company of the
  Courtesan


Set in the Italian
Renaissance
©1991

Out of Print

Elizabeth Eyre

The Sigismondo Mystery Series

Death of the Duchess

JACKET NOTES:  With his bald head and black cape, the sleuth Sigismondo cuts an imposing figure as he courts death and danger in Renaissance Italy. At home among both royals and rogues, he is a master of the noble art of detection--and with his companion, the peasant Benno, he sheds light on the darkest of deeds...
FATAL FEUD...There is bitterness between the houses of di Torre and Bandini... so a marriage is arranged to mend relations among the nobles. But the uneasy peace is poisoned when the bride disappears and her handmaid is murdered--and unless the culprit is caught, the houses divided will surely fall...
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