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.
An adroit formal detective puzzle...and a knowing picture of publishing
The Nicholas Blake books are something quite by themselves in English detective fiction
His plots are ingenious
A master of detective fiction