Jack Havoc, jail-breaker and knife artist, is on the loose. It falls to Albert Campion to pit his wits against the killer and hunt him down through the city's November smog before it is too late.
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" Margery Allingham deserves to be rediscovered" (P.D. James)
" The real queen of crime" ( Guardian)
"Allingham is the best of mystery writers" ( New Yorker)
" Margery Allingham stands out like a shining light" (Agatha Christie)
A jailbreaker and kife artist is at large in London and it falls to Albert Campion to hunt him down -- classic British crime writing at its best.
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Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, 1992. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0140166173
Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, 1992. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0140166173