By Ngaio Marsh
Ngaio Marsh used to be one of many queens (she has been referred to as the empress) of England’s Golden Age of poser fiction. And in real Golden Age model, her oeuvre opens with, definite, a country-house get together among the 2 global wars – servants bustling, gin flowing, the gents in dinner jackets, the women all slink and smolder. much more scrumptious: The host, Sir Hubert Handesley, has invented a brand new and particularly interesting model of that cherished parlor leisure, The homicide video game.
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A Man Lay Dead: Inspector Roderick Alleyn #1 (Inspectr Roderick Alleyn) by Ngaio Marsh