The Fig Eater

By: Shields, Jody

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311 pgs. Fine hardcover, clean and crisp, in Near Fine jacket. Tiny pinhead perforation to bottom left corner of jacket near spine edge, else fine. Set in Vienna in 1910, the murder of Freud's famous patient Dora is being investigated by the Inspector, newly trained in rationalist criminology. The author presents turn-of-the-century Vienna combined with aspects of forensics, criminolgy, food, botany, folklore, customs, perverse medical practices and subtle sexual secrets. ISBN 0316785644. #1742

Title: The Fig Eater

Author Name: Shields, Jody

Categories: First Editions, Bargain Booth, Fiction, Literature, Mystery, Classics, COMPLETE CATALOG,

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A., Little Brown & Company: 2000

ISBN Number: 0316785644

ISBN Number 13: 9780316785648

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Size: 8vo - 7¾ - 9¾ Inches Tall

Seller ID: 1742

Keywords: Jody Shields, Fig Eater, First Edition, Modern First, Historical Fiction, Forensic, Criminolgy, Freud, Dora, VIENNA, Folklore, Customs, Hungary, History, AUSTRIA FICTION HISTORICAL MYSTERY,