Cezanne's Quarry: A Mystery
A beautiful young woman is found murdered . . . and the clues to her death point to her spurned lover, Paul Cézanne.In this richly atmospheric novel, a mysterious young woman named Solange Vernet arrives in Aix-en-Provence with her lover, a Darwinian scholar named Charles Westbury, and a year later is found strangled in a quarry outside the city. The young and inexperienced magistrate, Bernard Mar...
Paperback: 384 pages
Publisher: Pegasus Books; Reprint edition (September 22, 2009)
Product Dimensions: 5.6 x 1.1 x 8.3 inches
Amazon Rank: 1952551
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“I was very curious about a mystery with Cezanne since I know relatively little about his life. The book did tell me something about him and his family but I felt uncomfortable at times about portraying details and emotions for someone who lived recen...”
in, finds his investigation caught in the crossfires of a raging cultural debate.Initially assuming that Solange’s murder was a simple crime de passion by either a jealous Cézanne or a betrayed Westbury, Bernard soon finds himself on a mission to unravel the secrets of Solange and Cezanne’s hidden past. Exploring questions of science and religion that persist even to this day, Cezanne’s Quarry is a provocative debut mystery about life, death, love, and art.