Download PDF by Margaret Frazer: A Play of Heresy (Joliffe the Player, Book 7)

By Margaret Frazer

ISBN-10: 0425243478

ISBN-13: 9780425243473

From the pages of the nationwide bestselling Dame Frevisse mysteries...

A pageant OF MURDER...

In the early summer season of 1438, Joliffe and his fellow gamers have arrived in Coventry for the theatrical competition of Corpus Christi Day. hired by way of one of many city's wealthy and strong service provider guilds, they plan to offer of the various performs in an effort to extravagantly depict all of God's tale in a parade of pomp and pageantry.

But whilst they organize to accomplish the Nativity, Joliffe can be referred to as directly to play a smart guy off the level in addition. whilst the service provider grasp Kydwa is going lacking and is presumed lifeless, the crafty Bishop Beaufort calls on Joliffe's talents as a secret agent to discover the mysteries of Coventry's elite. As suspicion falls on his personal partners, Joliffe is drawn into the devilish machinations of a mystery sect of heretics bent on destroying the Church. The gamers could be compelled to offer the harrowing of Hell, yet will Joliffe have the capacity to get to the bottom of a confession of corruption sooner than Coventry's darkish enigmas unharness a medieval bloodbath of the innocents?


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After his clerkship, should Jon have taken a job with a firm that paid associates more than Wood & King did? How should he evaluate the loss of income resulting from his choice, if there had been one, against the possibly lower probability of partnership at some other more lucrative place—but had he “made partner” there, what a bonanza! Now that he was a Wood & King partner, was his generation’s share of income sufficient (here the pocket calculator might come out of the neatly organized attaché case, Charlotte’s lavish offering), or was too much going to older types (like Schmidt, but that was left unsaid), who had not had the decency to get out when their productivity declined?

They had all been scripted with Jack DeForrest in mind or, even more likely, the ubiquitous Lew Brenner, W & K’s own Jewish Al Pacino, stiletto or charm ready for whomever it might concern, and other imperturbably self-assured and yet esurient men just like them, partners in a posse of firms, each of which claimed primacy in the profession, the right to be the first to go through every door. Schmidt too had been at the top of the profession, but the peak he had scaled—representing two of the largest American insurance companies in their most complex private loans—had been eroded over the course of twenty years until it took on the gentle look of an ancient hillock comfortably lost in a verdant landscape.

You’ll hurt their feelings. They said my grandparents are even coming to New York instead of the usual family gathering in Washington. My brother will be there too. Schmidt had forgotten to put the brother in the family album. This would be the boy who jumped ship from Wharton and was working for a trade association—also in Washington. Was he married? Might he be gay; was that what Mary had told him? Let’s not decide today. This is only the third week of October. We have lots of time before us.

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