By Anne Perry
Prudence Barrymore, a skilled nurse who had labored with Florence Nightingale within the Crimea, is located strangled to dying in a London clinic. deepest inquiry agent William Monk is engaged to enquire this awful crime. progressively, Monk assembles the portrait of a outstanding girl. but he additionally discerns the shadow of a sad evil and a daunting glimmer of his personal eclipsed previous . . .
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Prudence Barrymore, a skilled nurse who had labored with Florence Nightingale within the Crimea, is located strangled to dying in a London clinic. inner most inquiry agent William Monk is engaged to enquire this bad crime. steadily, Monk assembles the portrait of a striking girl. but he additionally discerns the shadow of a sad evil and a daunting glimmer of his personal eclipsed prior .
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