The Fencing Master

by Arturo Perez-Reverte

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780156029834
  • ISBN-10: 0156029839
  • Pages: 256
  • Publication Date: 06/07/2004
  • Carton Quantity: 68

About the book

The unstoppable thrust is the arcane fencing technique known only by Don Jaime—and the deadly maneuver that a beautiful young woman wants him to teach her.What begins as a rather bold request leads Don Jaime into the shadowy politics and violence of mid-nineteenth-century Madrid.

About the author
Arturo Perez-Reverte

ARTURO PEREZ-REVERTE is the author of many critically acclaimed novels, including The Club Dumas, The Flanders Panel, and the Captain Alatriste series. A retired war journalist, he lives in Madrid and is a member of the Royal Spanish Academy.



“A taut, elegant mystery . . . Pérez-Reverte keeps us enthralled with his

duel through the very last move.”—ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH