Doctors Wear Scarlet by Simon Raven

By Simon Raven

All his existence, Richard Fountain has identified simply luck. he's good-looking, with an enviable checklist from university, military and college. A destiny profession as a skilled archaeologist turns out guaranteed. that's, till he travels to Greece and meets Chriseis. Chriseis is gorgeous, mesmerising and mysterious, but in addition evil. A spellbound Richard is lured into her darkish international of vice, vampirism and formality, excessive up within the Cretan mountains. whilst his rescuers eventually achieve him, he has replaced past all acceptance and is outwardly destined for a sad finish. the ultimate act at a double funeral presents a tumultuous climax to a stunning story.

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