By Donna Leon
In A Noble Radiance a brand new landowner is summoned urgently to his condominium now not faraway from Venice while workmen unintentionally unearth a macabre grave. The human corpse is wrongly decomposed, yet a hoop stumbled on within reach proves to be a primary clue that reopens an notorious case of kidnapping concerning considered one of Venice's such a lot aristocratic households. in simple terms Commissario Brunetti can get to the bottom of the clues and locate his approach into either the center of patrician Venice and that of a kin grieving for his or her kidnapped son.
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A Noble Radiance: A Commissario Guido Brunetti Mystery (Commissario Brunetti Book 7) by Donna Leon