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A dead man in Naples

Michael Pearce

A dead man in Naples

by Michael Pearce

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Published by Soho Constable in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Diplomatic and consular service, British -- Fiction,
  • British -- Italy -- Fiction,
  • Secret societies -- Italy -- Fiction,
  • Naples (Italy) -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMichael Pearce.
    GenreFiction
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6066.E166 D429 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23576049M
    ISBN 109781569476079
    LC Control Number2009026010

      The second book in the series, A Few Drops of Blood () mixes the lowlifes of the Naples mafia with the high life of the city’s art cognoscenti and the local gay underground. Michael Pearce is the author of the “Dead Man” series, set just before the First World War, in which members of Britain’s diplomatic corps turn up dead in. Naples, Sun-baked, blue-skied, and with its amazing bay, one of the most beautiful spots in Italy – but also, one of the most backward. Into that world is sent a minor British consular official, Scampion, banished from Florence because he has allowed himself to be caught up in the mad social whirl surrounding D’Annunzio, the famous.

    A Dead Man in Naples Author: Michael Pearce Product Details: ISBN: Format: Paperback Pages: Dims (mm): x Pub Date:   The dead are a vital part of that chaotic network that connects past and present in Naples, and they are ubiquitous and hyperactive, as befits a place that was once a Greek necropolis. For a short period after death, it is believed, the spirit hovers close to the living world and may be able to intercede with the Divine to get favors or even.

    Naples (/ ˈ n eɪ p əl z /; Italian: Napoli (); Neapolitan: Napule [ˈnɑːpələ, ˈnɑːpulə]; Ancient Greek: Νεάπολις, romanized: Neápolis) is the regional capital of Campania and the third-largest city of Italy after Rome and Milan with a population of , within the city's administrative limits as of Its province-level municipality is the third-most populous Country: Italy.   Skulls and bones are seen in the Fontanelle cemetery in Naples, Italy, Oct. 31, The Fontanelle cemetery is the epicenter of what is known as "The Neapolitan Cult of the Dead," or "The.


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Scampion enthusiastically backed the Author: Pearce, Michael. War, honor and the undervaluation of women, circa When Lionel Scampion, a senior member of the British consulate assigned to Naples, is knifed in broad daylight for no apparent reason, Seymour of Scotland Yard’s Special Branch (A Dead Man in Barcelona,etc.) is sent to as not to alert the Neapolitans, he brings along Chantale, his stunning Moroccan fiancée, and.

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Composting the Dead in Naples. chriswoodyard Cemeteries, Funerals, Grim and Grewsome, An old man opened the iron door, and we entered a clean, spacious, and well-paved area, with long rows of iron rings in the heavy slabs of the pavement. See this link for an introduction to The Victorian Book of the Dead.