Uncle Edgar's Newsletter 112
Recently Received & Forthcoming Books
Alphabetical by Author
The Art of the English Murder (UK title: A Very British Murder)
Worsley looks at English crimes and crime fiction, and the English obsession with murder.
Awards: ♦ Finalist for the 2014 Agatha Award for Best Nonfiction
Nonfiction, 312 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC
Pegasus - 2015 - ISBN: 1605989096 / 9781605989099
Book Condition: New.
Murder of a Lady (alternate title: The Silver Scale Mystery)
Mary Gregor was stabbed to death in her bedroom at Duchlan castle, but the room was locked from within, and the windows are barred. Inspector Dundas is dispatched to investigate. Then more deaths, equally impossible, occur. Luckily for Dundas, gifted amateur sleuth Eustace Hailey is on the scene to lend a hand.
Novel, 297 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1931)