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The leper of Saint Giles

the fifth chronicle of Brother Cadfael

by Edith Pargeter

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  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Thorndike Press in Thorndike, Me .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Shrewsbury (England)
    • Subjects:
    • Cadfael, Brother (Fictitious character) -- Fiction,
    • Herbalists -- Fiction,
    • Monks -- Fiction,
    • Large type books,
    • Great Britain -- History -- Stephen, 1135-1154 -- Fiction,
    • Shrewsbury (England) -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEllis Peters.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6031.A49 L4 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination289 p. (large print) ;
      Number of Pages289
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL695154M
      ISBN 100786213752
      LC Control Number97042553
      OCLC/WorldCa38106985

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      the leper of st giles. Outside the walls of Shrewsbury is St Giles, a sanctuary for the sick, but also a possible refuge for a wanted man. When a member of a wedding party is savagely murdered, Brother Cadfael finds himself at St Giles as herbalist and as detective in search of the killer. The Leper of Saint Giles Paperback – 9 August by Ellis Peters (Author) › Visit Amazon's Ellis Peters Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Ellis Peters (Author) out of 5 stars ratings. See all /5().

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The leper of Saint Giles by Edith Pargeter Download PDF EPUB FB2

(St Giles is the leper’s chapel just up the road to the east and would be the first prominent building to be seen as the traveller approached Shrewsbury from that direction.) Young love features highly again in the story, and I’m starting to get a little annoyed by its central prevalence in so many of the series/5().

And once again, in The Leper of St. Giles, Cadfael feels moved to pursue his private course to the truth, rejecting the hasty conclusions of the sheriff and the people of the town. In this fifth book of the Chronicles of Brother Cadfael, author Ellis Peters (), the pen name for Edith Pargeter, blends a mastery of the period’s history /5().

The Leper of Saint Giles is book five in Ellis Peters' Brother Cadfael mystery series. While taking various medicines out to the Saint Giles leper colony, Brother Cadfael happens upon both parts of a wedding party: the groom, old and surly, and the bride, forlorn and hemmed in by her guardians/5.

In this mystery in the award-winning series featuring a twelfth-century Benedictine monk, Brother Cadfael must travel to the heart of a leper colony to root out the secret behind a savage murder.

Setting out for the Saint Giles leper colony outside Shrewsbury, Brother Cadfael has more pressing matters on his mind than the grand wedding coming to his abbey/5(8). Directed by Graham Theakston. With Derek Jacobi, Sean Pertwee, Peter Copley, Michael Culver.

When a cruel middle-aged baron and a beautiful wealthy orphan are to be wed at the abbey, it comes as no surprise when the sadistic nobleman is found strangled to death/10(4).

The Leper of Saint Giles the fifth book in Ellis Peters' Brother Cadfael series, exemplifies everything which is laudable in her series. Peters' shines in creating characters who we love, and excels in the ability to set the stage in the medieval world/5(5).

The Leper of Saint Giles. by Ellis Peters. I’ve mentioned a few times that I’m making my way through the Cadfael mysteries. Whenever the quarantimes get too overwhelming, I head off to Wales-adjacent England in the s to hang out with a former solider now monk who brews wine and herbal remedies, solves murders, and often unites star-crossed lovers (and sometimes flirts with ladies, too).

The Leper of Saint Giles (Book): Peters, Ellis, Brother Cadfael must travel to the heart of a leper colony to root out the secret to a savage murder. Setting out for the Saint Giles leper colony outside Shrewsbury, Brother Cadfael has more pressing matters on his mind than the grand wedding coming to his abbey.

But as fate would have it, Cadfael arrives at Saint Giles just as the. Find books like The Leper of Saint Giles (Chronicles of Brother Cadfael #5) from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who liked Th.

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The Leper of Saint Giles audiobook, by Ellis Peters Setting out for the Saint Giles leper colony outside Shrewsbury, Brother Cadfael has more pressing matters on his mind than the grand wedding coming to his abbey.

Yet as fate would have it, Cadfael arrives at Saint Giles just as the nuptial party passes the colony’s gates. He sees the fragile 4/5.

What other book might you compare The Leper of Saint Giles to, and why. The other Ellis Peters Cadfael novels are all great entertainment. How could the performance have been better. By having the book narrated by Stephen Thorne.

1 person found this helpful. THE LEPER OF SAINT [ST.] GILES: THE FIFTH CHRONICLE OF BROTHER CADFAEL [A MEDIEVAL NOVEL OF SUSPENSE] Peters, Ellis [pseudonym of Edith Pargeter] [Dust Wrapper photograph by Marjory Dressler, design by Cheryl Asherman, author photo by Morgan Photography].

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As he arrives at Saint. In this mystery in the award-winning series featuring a twelfth-century Benedictine monk, Brother Cadfael must travel to the heart of a leper colony to root out the secret behind a savage murder. Setting out for the Saint Giles leper colony outside Shrewsbury, Brother Cadfael has more pressing matters on his mind than the grand wedding coming to his abbey/5(19).

out of 5 stars The leper of saint Giles review. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on Decem Verified Purchase. Good book like the rest a little predictable I worked the twist half way through still worth buying though if you have read any of the previous novels.

Read more/5(). In this mystery in the award-winning series featuring a twelfth-century Benedictine monk, Brother Cadfael must travel to the heart of a leper colony to root out the secret behind a savage murder.

Setting out for the Saint Giles leper colony outside Shrewsbury, Brother Cadfael has more pressing matters on his mind than the grand wedding coming to his abbey/5(27). A welcome fifth appearance for Brother Cadfael, that compassionate sleuth-monkherbalist of medieval Shrewsbury Abbey&#;whose mystery once again involves a starcrossed romance.

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In this mystery in the award-winning series featuring a twelfth-century Benedictine monk, Brother Cadfael must travel to the heart of a leper colony to root out the secret behind a savage murder.

Setting out for the Saint Giles leper colony outside Shrewsbury, Brother Cadfael has more pressing matters on his mind than the grand wedding coming to his abbey.The nearing December-May marriage between a wealthy merchant and a resigned bride has one of the lepers at Saint Giles nursing bitter plans for revenge.

Bundle: Please login to view pricing, or register now.The Leper of Saint Giles (Brother Cadfael - 5) Ellis Peters The Leper of Saint Giles By Ellis Peters 1 Brother Cadfael set out from the gatehouse, that Monday afternoon of October, in the yeardarkly convinced that something ominous would have happened before he re-entered the great court, though he had no reason to suppose that he would be absent more than an hour or so.4/5(32).