Pearce, Michael DEATH OF AN EFFENDI
(Scottsdale, AZ): Poisoned Pen Press, (2004). 1590580664 / 9781590580660 First U.S. edition, first printing. Complimentary review copy with rubberedstamped publisher's information to the front endpaper. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as new, illustrated dust jacket. Jacket art by John Dawson.
"Gareth Owen, Chief of Cairo's Secret Police (called Mamur Zapt), is asked to guard Russian financier Tvardovsky during a shooting party for potential Egyptian investors. But Owen fails...Witty and beguiling."--Emily Melton.