In the Presence of Evil (Christine de Pizan Mystery #1) (Large Print / Hardcover)

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Introducing scribe sleuth Christine de Pizan in the first of an intriguing new historical mystery series set in 14th Century France

Paris, 1393. Recent widow Christine de Pizan became a scribe to support her family, but when she is called to the palace to work, she dreads going. There, everyone fears the king's attacks of unreason and they believe the charlatans who claim they can cure him with vile potions. But when a mysterious book of magic leaves a trail of real murdered bodies in its wake, Christine has more than black magic to worry about.

Then one of the king's favourites, Hugues de Pr cy, is found murdered and his wife Alix de Clairy is blamed. Can Christine prove Alix's innocence and save her from being burned at the stake?
Product Details
ISBN: 9780727829368
ISBN-10: 072782936X
Large Print: Yes
Publisher: Severn House
Publication Date: February 28th, 2019
Pages: 352
Language: English
Series: Christine de Pizan Mystery