The Chasm by Victor Canning
© 2002-2017
Set in Italy

Top Ranked Authors

Niccolo Amma niti
Matilde Asensi
Steve Berry
Dan Brown
Martin Booth
Micahel Byrnes
Victor Canning
Lorenzo Carcaterra
John Case
Noah Charney
David Adams Cleveland
Manning Coles
Ann Cornelisen
Richard Crighton
Beth de Bilio
Gregory Dowling
Daphne du Maurier
Sarah Dunant
Allan Folsom
Alan Furst
Michael Gilbert
Robert Girardi
Jaun Gómez-Jurado
Laura Grimaldi
John Grisham
David Hewson
Patricia Highsmith
Joseph Kanon
Herbert Lieberman
Robert Ludlum
Helen MacInnes
Valerie Martin
Thomas F. Monteleone
Gianluca Morozzi
David Morrell
Tim Parks
Lewis Perdue
Arturo Pérez-Reverte
Amanda Prantera
Douglas Preston
 Lincoln Child
Gerald Seymour
Daniel Silva
Tad Szulc
Ron Terpening
Nick Tosches
Barry Unsworth
Andrew Wilson


Set in Appennines
(Emilia Romagna)

Out of Print

VICTOR CANNING was born in 1911, in Plymouth, Devon. He was educated at Plymouth Technical College and Oxford Central School. He married Phyllis McEwen in 1934 and Adria Irving-Bell in 1976. He had two daughters. He died in 1986, in Cirencester, Gloucestershire.

Victor Canning

The Chasm

Jacket Notes:  FACE TO FACE...
Edward Burgess was led by fate to the Italian mountain village of Montefalcone. He was following the same road he had walked seventeen years before. His old companions were dead-and yet their faces would constantly appear to him, their laughter ringing in his ears...

In the small village, Burgess seemed to find something to live for in the smile of the beautiful Gemma. But suddenly he realized that one face was not a part of his hallucination--it was quite real. And then he knew that only violent death could wipe the face away forever...
(© Berkley Medallion Books)

Victor Canning Book List
The Chasm | Venetian Bird | The Python Project