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Blood lance / Jeri Westerson.

Author/Creator:
Westerson, Jeri.
Publication:
New York : Minotaur Books, 2012.
Format/Description:
Book
322 p. ; 22 cm.
Edition:
1st ed.
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Subjects:
Guest, Crispin (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Knights and knighthood -- England -- Fiction.
Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction.
Chaucer, Geoffrey, -1400 -- Fiction.
London (England) -- History -- To 1500 -- Fiction.
Great Britain -- History -- 14th century -- Fiction.
Form/Genre:
Historical fiction.
Mystery fiction.
Summary:
Guest, returning home after a late night, sees a body hurtling from the uppermost reaches of the London Bridge. While whispers in the street claim that it was a suicide, Guest is unconvinced. The man was believed to be searching for the Spear of Longinus-- the spear that pierced the side of Christ on the cross-- which is believed to make those who possess it invincible. Geoffrey Chaucer comes to London and is anxious to help Guest find the missing spear... about which he seems to know a bit too much...
ISBN:
1250000181
9781250000187 (hardcover)
9781250015853 (e-book)
1250015855 (e-book)
OCLC:
778421546
Publisher Number:
99951694859