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Published by Hale in London .
Written in English

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Statementby Richard Grayson.
The Physical Object
Pagination189p. ;
Number of Pages189
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15136817M
ISBN 100709135963

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A Taste for Death is the title of an action-adventure novel by Peter O'Donnell which was first published in , featuring the character Modesty Blaise which O'Donnell had created for a comic strip several years earlier. It was the fourth novel to feature the character. The book was first published in the United Kingdom by Souvenir Press.. Plot summary Author: Peter O'Donnell.   A Taste for Death Among several great novels, this stands on top Not just a great mystery, but a truly great novel. Can't recommend this book enough. More Books by P. D. James See All. Death Comes to Pemberley. Death in Holy Orders. The Lighthouse. Cover Her Face. The Private Patient/5(95).   With Roy Marsden, Wendy Hiller, Fiona Fullerton, Penny Downie. Sir Paul Berowne - a prominent Government Minister - turns to his old friend Adam Dalgleish following a series of threatening letters delivered to his London home. The minister's wife is in an adulterous affair with a prominent surgeon and she makes no secret of it. Berowne's only daughter is involved in left-wing politics and /10(). Since death cannot literally be tasted (i.e., with the tongue), the Greek verb γεύομαι is here used figuratively with the meaning of “to experience someth[ing] cognitively or emotionally, come to know someth[ing].” 1 Hence, Josephus 2 and Philo 3 mention the taste of wisdom; and, Hermes Tresmegistus, the taste of immortality: 4 The Hebrew equivalent verb טָעַם (taʿam) shares a.