The Brewer of Preston: a novel

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"The New York Times bestselling author of the Inspector Montalbano series brings us back to Vigáta in the nineteenth century for a rip-roaring comic novel. 1870s Sicily. Much to the displeasure of Vigáta's stubborn populace, the town has just been unified under the Kingdom of Italy. They're now in the hands of a new government they don't understand, and they definitely don't like. Eugenio Bortuzzi has been named Prefect for Vigáta, a regional representative from the Italian government to oversee the town. But the rowdy and unruly Sicilians don't care much for this rather pompous mainlander nor the mediocre opera he's hell-bent on producing in their new municipal theater. The Brewer of Preston, it's called, and the Vigátese are revving up to wreak havoc on the performance's opening night"--
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auth_author2 Gardner, Grover,, Sartarelli, Stephen, 1954-
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subject_facet FICTION / Historical, FICTION / Humorous / General, FICTION / Mystery & Detective / General, Italy -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction, Sicily (Italy) -- Fiction
title_display The Brewer of Preston : a novel
title_full The Brewer of Preston : a novel / Andrea Camilleri ; translated by Stephen Sartarelli, The Brewer of Preston : a novel [electronic resource] Camilleri, Andrea,
title_short The Brewer of Preston :
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