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Secretum Hardcover – Jul 1 2009

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Product Details

  • Hardcover: 736 pages
  • Publisher: Birlinn Ltd (July 1 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1846971047
  • ISBN-13: 978-1846971044
  • Product Dimensions: 5.1 x 14 x 21.6 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 1 Kg
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #2,232,394 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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"An exuberant and discursive historical novel, crammed with fascinating detail" (The Independent)

"A literary page-turner ... guaranteed to set the cat among the Vatican pigeons." (The Herald)

"A tale of dazzling complexity involving fiendish plotting in the courts of Europe" (Times Literary Supplement) --This text refers to the Paperback edition.

About the Author

Rita Monaldi was born in 1966 and is an expert in the history of religions. Her husband Francesco Sorti was born in 1964 and has a background in musicology. Both Rita and Francesco have worked as journalists, but in recent years they have collaborated on several historical novels including Veritas and Imprimatur. They live with their two young children in Vienna and Rome.

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0 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Waterlilly on Jan. 18 2013
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After reading Imprimatur, I couldn't stop thinking of the characters and the history behind fiction. Reading Secretum is like living in a different world, traveling back in time, and the cathartic effect is close to perfection.
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