New York: Walker and Company, . First edition. Author's first book. Fine in dust jacket. The Place of Anubis is the place where the bodies of the deceased are prepared for mummification and so, a holy place. When the body of scribe Hormin is found with an obsidian embalming knife sticking from its neck, Tutankhamen assigns the task of finding the murderer ... and desecrator of holy places ... to Lord Meren. The chief priests are leaning on the 14-years old Pharaoh to quickly find the murderer and execute him.
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