First U.S. edition. Fine in dust jacket. Fifth Brother Cadfael historical mystery. An arranged marriage --- the groom an ageing baron; the bride a young woman who does not want to marry the old man. Recognizing that one of his squires loves his fiancee, the baron dismisses the young man., accusing him of theft. On the eve of the wedding, is the bridegroom is found murdered. Did the young man murder his previous master???? Brother Cadfael investigates.
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