The Bernini Bust (Art History Mystery Series #3)

The Bernini Bust (Art History Mystery Series #3)

by Iain Pears
     
 

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British art historian Jonathan Argyll is in sunny Los Angeles conducting some profitable business with the Moresby Museum. Then the museum's owner is murdered and a Bernini bust disappears. And while awaiting the arrival of his friends from the Italian National Art Theft Squad, Jonathan finds himself targeted by the killer...

Author Biography: Iain Pears has

Overview

British art historian Jonathan Argyll is in sunny Los Angeles conducting some profitable business with the Moresby Museum. Then the museum's owner is murdered and a Bernini bust disappears. And while awaiting the arrival of his friends from the Italian National Art Theft Squad, Jonathan finds himself targeted by the killer...

Author Biography: Iain Pears has worked as an art historian, a television consultant, and a journalist in England, France, Italy, and the United States.

Editorial Reviews

San Diego Union-Tribune
As charming as its title-well paced, witty, and full of details that speak to [Pears's] training as an art historian.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780425178843
Publisher:
Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
Publication date:
03/28/2001
Series:
Art History Mystery Series, #3
Edition description:
REISSUE
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
4.20(w) x 6.74(h) x 0.60(d)

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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