A VINTAGE MURDER MYSTERY
Wenham & Geraldine are a long-established and very well respected publishing firm, so when a printer's proof is sabotaged and libellous passages are mysteriously reinstated, they call in private detective Nigel Strangeways. But the situation takes a turn for the worse when one of the publishers' best-selling authors - glamorous novelist Millicent Miles - is found dead in the offices.
A Nigel Strangeways murder mystery - the perfect introduction to the most charming and erudite detective in Golden Age crime fiction.
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
"An adroit formal detective puzzle...and a knowing picture of publishing" ( New York Times)
"The Nicholas Blake books are something quite by themselves in English detective fiction" (Elizabeth Bowen)
"His plots are ingenious" ( Times Literary Supplement)
"A master of detective fiction" ( Daily Telegraph)
READ ALL AGATHA CHRISTIE? TRY A VINTAGE MURDER MYSTERY
In the twelth Nigel Strangeways mystery an esteemed publishing firm has been sabotaged. But worse is still to come when one of their bestselling authors is murdered - in the publishers' offices. Can Nigel Strangeways catch the killer?
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Fair. A readable copy of the book which may include some defects such as highlighting and notes. Cover and pages may be creased and show discolouration. Bookseller Inventory # GOR007776687