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Eater of Souls

(1997)
(The fourth book in the Lord Meren series)
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Amazon.comWho killed Queen Nefertiti? That's just one of the problems troubling Lord Meren, chief adviser to Tutankhamen, in the fourth entry in a wonderously detailed and totally accessible series of mysteries set in ancient Egypt. Avoiding virtually all of the Hollywood High Camp treatment of the period, Lynda S. Robinson recreates a world of brutal poverty under a very thin layer of opulence--a culture obsessed with death and corpses. While Meren frightens his family by poking into the suspicious death of Nefertiti, someone--perhaps a human, perhaps the demon goddess Ammut the Devouress--is killing common people in the city of Memphis, gouging out their hearts and leaving behind a white feather. Previous books in this splendid series--Murder at the Feast of Rejoicing, Murder at the God's Gate, Murder in the Place of Anubis--are available in paperback.





Genre: Historical

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Hardback Editions

February 1997 : USA Hardback
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Title: Eater of Souls: A Lord Meren Mystery (The Lord Meren Mystery Series)
Author(s): Lynda S Robinson
ISBN: 0-8027-3294-1 / 978-0-8027-3294-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Walker & Co
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Paperback Editions

January 1998 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: Eater of Souls
Author(s): Lynda S Robinson
ISBN: 0-345-39533-6 / 978-0-345-39533-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Ballantine Books
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