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The Resource The mystery of Rio, Alberto Mussa ; translated from the Portuguese by Alex Ladd

The mystery of Rio, Alberto Mussa ; translated from the Portuguese by Alex Ladd

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The mystery of Rio
Title
The mystery of Rio
Statement of responsibility
Alberto Mussa ; translated from the Portuguese by Alex Ladd
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Genre
Language
  • eng
  • por
  • eng
Summary
"Rio de Janeiro, 1913. The Secretary of the Presidency of the Republic is murdered at the former home of the Marquesa de Santos, known as the House of Exchanges, a sophisticated brothel where secret meetings take place. Under the guise of a medical clinic, the brothel is run by a scientist obsessed with the study of female sexual fantasies. During the criminal investigation, a forensic expert who frequents the House comes face to face with a rogue from Cais do Porto possibly involved in the murder. The two begin a competition to figure out who is the greatest seducer."--Amazon.com
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Summary
While investigating the murder of the Secretary of the Presidency of the Republic, who was found in a brothel run by a scientist obsessed with the study of female sexual fantasies, a forensic expert and a rogue from Cais do Porto compete to figure out who is the greatest seducer
Storyline
Pace
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10221808
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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1961-
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Mussa, Alberto
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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Ladd, Alex
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True
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  • Murder
  • Brothels
  • Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)
Target audience
adult
Label
The mystery of Rio, Alberto Mussa ; translated from the Portuguese by Alex Ladd
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000051957270
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
212 p.
Isbn
9781609451363
System control number
(OCoLC)829451623
Label
The mystery of Rio, Alberto Mussa ; translated from the Portuguese by Alex Ladd
Publication
Control code
000051957270
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
212 p.
Isbn
9781609451363
System control number
(OCoLC)829451623

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