By David Dickinson
In February 1902, a banquet is held on the motels of courtroom, in which senior barrister Alexander Dauntsey collapses and dies. whilst a moment barrister is shot useless presently after, Lord Francis Powerscourt is summoned to behavior a discreet research. His inquiries take him to the center of felony London, the place the wills of the lifeless can exhibit the crimes of the residing, and he discovers a marriage, possible damaged by means of the shortcoming of youngsters. the path leads on, first to a grand state residence, mysteriously boarded up, its prior sealed inside of, then to a becoming record of suspects together with a jealous spouse, a mistress frightened of being jilted, and a cuckolded husband who writes books approximately poisons. Powerscourt finally unearths that he too is now status within the direction of threat.
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