The Apothecary Rose by Candace Robb

The Apothecary Rose

Owen Archer #1

Candace Robb

fiction historical mystery adventurous mysterious slow-paced

319 pages | first published 1993

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Once the king's captain of archers, now he must penetrate a poisoner's secrets...Christmastide, 1363-and, at an abbey in York, two pilgrims die mysteriously dead of an herbal remedy. Suspicious, the Archbishop sends for Owen Archer, a Welshman wit...
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