Another murder mystery from the well-known crime writer whose other books include "A Clutch of Constables", "Spinsters in Jeopardy" and "Surfeit of Lampreys".
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‘A novelist of glittering accomplishment.’
‘She writes better than Christie!’
New York Times
THE ALLEYN MYSTERIES
The poison was cyanide, slipped into the sacred wine of ecstasy just before it was presented to Miss Cara Quayne at the house of the Sacred Flame.
The victim was a deeply religious initiate. She was also a very beautiful woman, who provoked lust, jelousy, and murder…
“A novelist of glittering accomplishment”
“The finest writer in the English language of the pure, classical puzzle whodunnit. Among the crime Queens, Ngaio Marsh stands out as an empress.”
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Book Description HARPERCOLLINS, 1989. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0006157440