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Death of a fool

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A ritual dance becomes a murderous mambo... At the winter solstice, South Mardian's swordsmen weave their blades in an ancient ritual dance. But for one of them, the excitement proves too heady, and his decapitation turns the fertility rite into a pageant of death. Now Inspector Roderick Alleyn must penetrate not only the mysteries of folklore, but the secrets and sins of an eccentric group who include a surly blacksmith, a domineering dowager, and a not-so-simple village idiot.
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9780884114802
9781481579131
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Full title death of a fool
Author marsh ngaio
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Last Update 2018-05-08 04:18:09AM
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auth_author2 May, Nadia.
author Marsh, Ngaio, 1895-1982.
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display_description The village of South Mardian always observes the winter solstice with an ancient, mystical sword dance, complete with costumed performers. But for one of them, the excitement proves too heady, and his decapitation turns the fertility rite into a pageant of death. Now Inspector Roderick Alleyn must penetrate not only the mysteries of folklore, but the secrets and sins of an eccentric group which includes a surly blacksmith, a domineering dowager, and a not-so-simple village idiot.
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publishDate 1956, 2007
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series Roderick Alleyn mysteries
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subject_facet Alleyn, Roderick (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, England -- Fiction, Mystery fiction, Police -- England -- Fiction, Police -- Great Britain -- Fiction
title_display Death of a fool
title_full Death of a fool Marsh, Ngaio, 1895-1982., Death of a fool [electronic resource] / Ngaio Marsh
title_short Death of a fool
topic_facet Alleyn, Roderick (Fictitious character), Police