THE PALE BLUE EYE by Louis Bayard

THE PALE BLUE EYE by Louis Bayard

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    THE PALE BLUE EYE by Louis Bayard
    2007-Trade size paperback
    At West Point Academy in 1830, the calm of an October evening is shattered by the discovery of a young cadet's body swinging from a rope. The next morning, an even greater horror comes to light. Someone has removed the dead man's heart. Augustus Landorwho acquired some renown in his years as a New York City police detectiveis called in to discreetly investigate. It's a baffling case Landor must pursue in secret, for the scandal could do irreparable damage to the fledgling institution. But he finds help from an unexpected allya moody, young cadet with a penchant for drink, two volumes of poetry to his name, and a murky past that changes from telling to telling. The strange and haunted Southern poet for whom Landor develops a fatherly affection, is named Edgar Allan Poe. ISBN: 9780060733988; Pages: 448
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