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The Resource The Serpent of Venice

The Serpent of Venice

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The Serpent of Venice
Title
The Serpent of Venice
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Summary
Venice, a long time ago. Three prominent Venetians await their most loathsome and foul dinner guest, the erstwhile envoy from the Queen of Britain: the rascal-Fool Pocket.This trio of cunning plotters—the merchant, Antonio; the senator, Montressor Brabantio; and the naval officer, Iago—have lured Pocket to a dark dungeon, promising an evening of sprits and debauchery with a rare Amontillado sherry and Brabantio's beautiful daughter, Portia.But their invitation is, of course, bogus. The wine is drugged. The girl isn't even in the city limits. Desperate to rid themselves once and for all of the man who has consistently foiled their grand quest for power and wealth, they have lured him to his death. (How can such a small man, be such a huge obstacle?). But this Fool is no fool . . . and he's got more than a few tricks (and hand gestures) up his sleeve.Greed, revenge, deception, lust, and a giant (but lovable) sea monster combine to create another hilarious and bawdy tale from modern comic genius, Christopher Moore
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Moore, Christopher
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Fiction
  • Humor (Fiction)
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The Serpent of Venice
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OVERDRIVE:3a0dfe83-2abc-4469-875a-92a877cb5a8e
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780062194879
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Serpent of Venice
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:3a0dfe83-2abc-4469-875a-92a877cb5a8e
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780062194879
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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