The Mysterious Bookshop

Soares, Jo - A Samba for Sherlock

NY, Pantheon, 1997. First American edition, translated from the Portuguese. When a priceless Stradivarius violin is stolen in Rio de Janeiro in 1886, the famous stage actress Sarah Bernhardt convinces Holmes to find it; then murder strikes. As new in dust jacket, on which is printed Special Preview Edition. $25.00


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