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A Play of Isaac (A Joliffe Mystery) by Margaret Frazer (2004)

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Mass Market Paperback in Fine/Like New (FN) condition. Please see our guide to book conditions for more details.

THE MIDDLE AGES COME TO LIFE... TO BRING US MURDER

The year is 1434, and preparations are under way for the Corpus Christi festival in Oxford, England. Plays are a traditional part of the celebration, and Joliffe and the rest of his troupe are to perform Isaac and Abraham. Until then, their theatrical antics are in demand by a wealthy merchant who offers them an opportunity to ply their trade for room and board.

But when the body of a murdered man is found outside the barn door where the troupe is lodging, Joliffe must raise the curtain on the merchant's mysterious past and uncover the startling truth behind a murder most foul...