By Georgette Heyer
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One inheritor after one other turns up dead?
Silas Kane's 60th party is marred by means of argument and dissension among his relatives, after which the following morning, Kane is located useless. The coroner's verdict of dying bymisadventure would appear to verify that Silas by accident misplaced his means within the fog. yet then his inheritor is shot, and threats are made opposed to the following in line to inherit his fortune.The redoubtable Superintendent Hannasyde is termed in to enquire. All clues aspect to an it seems that harmless eighty-year-old girl, yet because the Inspector delves additional into the case, he discovers that not anything is sort of because it seems?
PRAISE FOR they discovered HIM lifeless:
"Ranks along such incomparable whodunit authors as Christie, Marsh, Tey, and Allingham."
San Francisco Chronicle
"The writer introduces us to sufficient energetic and engaging humans to make the e-book appealing even with no its creative detective plot."
The occasions Literary Supplement
"Miss Heyer's characters and discussion are an abiding satisfaction to me? i've got seldom met humans to whom i've got taken so violent a posh from the be aware 'Go'."
Dorothy L. Sayers
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"Reading Georgette Heyer is the subsequent neatest thing to analyzing Jane Austen."
"Wonderful characters, based, witty writing, excellent interval element, and rapturously romantic. Georgette Heyer achieves what the remainder of us in simple terms aspire to."