Cardinal Black

By: McCammon, Robert

Price: $202.50

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Book Condition: As new


462pp. 8vo (9.25" x 6.25" x 1.5"). Bound with leather, stamped spine and book front with title and author's name. Book resides in a leather slipcase of the same color as the book, also with name and title stamped on spine and slipcase front. Book has been signed (#268 of 474 copies) by the author, is unread, unmarked, unclipped (original price of $125.00 is on the jacket front leaf), bright, and tight. Author's photo in garb and with weapons at the ready is on jacket verso. Vincent Chong's artwork illustrates the cover. A Matthew Corbett installment. Gift quality.


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Cardinal Black is the latest installment in Robert McCammon's unique series of historical thrillers featuring Matthew Corbett, professional problem solver, who has been called "the Early American James Bond."

December 1703 finds Berry Grigsby living as Mary Lynn Nash in a small Welsh village where she has fallen victim to Professor Fell's involuntary drug experiments. Her mind is quickly deteriorating under the drug's influence, and the only way to save her is a potion book that was stolen in an attack on the village orchestrated by a mysterious madman going by the name Cardinal Black.

Matthew Corbett has volunteered to travel with Julian Devane, a self-proclaimed "fool and bad man" in the employ of Professor Fell, to hunt down the potion book. They follow the trail to London, where the book will be sold at a secret auction. Matthew and Julian manage to secure a seat at the auction by masquerading as respected and feared underground operatives, but to prevail in their high-stakes mis

Title: Cardinal Black

Author Name: McCammon, Robert

Illustrator: Vincent Chong

Categories: Science Fiction & Fantasy,

Edition: First

Publisher: Baltimore, Cemetery Dance Publications: 2019

ISBN Number: 1587677040

ISBN Number 13: 9781587677045

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: As new

Jacket Condition: as new Jacket

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 0002633