The Lake of Darkness

The Lake of Darkness

eBook - 1980
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Martin Urban is a quiet bachelor with a comfortable life, free of worry and distractions. When he unexpectedly comes into a small fortune, he decides to use his newfound wealth to help out those in need. Finn also leads a quiet life, and comes into a little money of his own. Normally, their paths would never have crossed. But Martin’s ideas about who should benefit from his charitable impulses yield some unexpected results, and soon the good intentions of the one become fatally entangled with the mercenary nature of the other. In the Lake of Darkness, Ruth Rendell takes the old adage that no good deed goes unpunished to a startling, haunting conclusion.


From the Trade Paperback edition.

Baker & Taylor
An accountant shares the large sum of money that he wins with five people, including a cleaning woman who believes she is the reincarnation of Madame Blavatsky and her son who kills people to send them quickly into the astral dimension. Reprint. 12,500 first printing.

Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, c1980
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 0307557294 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
9780307557292 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
Branch Call Number: eBOOK M RENDELL

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