AN Instance of the Fingerpost

AN Instance of the Fingerpost

by Iain Pears
     
 

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In 1663 Oxford, a servant girl confesses to a murder. But four witnesses—a medical student, the son of a traitor, a cryptographer, and an archivist—each finger a different culprit...

Overview

In 1663 Oxford, a servant girl confesses to a murder. But four witnesses—a medical student, the son of a traitor, a cryptographer, and an archivist—each finger a different culprit...

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780425167724
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
03/28/1999
Pages:
752
Product dimensions:
4.40(w) x 6.92(h) x 1.64(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author

Iain Pears was born in 1955. Educated at Wadham College, Oxford, he has worked as a journalist, an art historian, and a television consultant in England, France, Italy, and the United States. He is the author of seven highly praised detective novels, a book of art history, and countless articles on artistic, financial, and historical subjects, as well as the international bestseller An Instance of the Fingerpost He lives in Oxford, England.

Brief Biography

Hometown:
Oxford, England
Date of Birth:
1955
Education:
Ph.D., Oxford University

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