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Bertie And The Tinman

Pub Date : 2013-08-01 | Author : Peter Lovesey | Publisher : Hachette UK

ISBN 10 : 9781405529907
ISBN 13 : 1405529903

It is 1886 and the greatest of all jockeys, Fed Archer, has put his gun to his head and shot himself. An inquest is arranged with indecent haste. His mind was unhinged by typhoid, ..


Murder On The Short List

Pub Date : 2013-02-01 | Author : Peter Lovesey | Publisher : Severn House Publishers Ltd

ISBN 10 : 9781448300556
ISBN 13 : 144830055X

This is "Peter Lovesey's Short List" of his best ever short stories, including the Crime Writers' Association's best short story of 2007, "Needle Match", and featuring some of his ..


The Affairs Of Sherlock Holmes By Sax Rohmer

Pub Date : 2015-02-15 | Author : Alan Lance Andersen | Publisher : Lulu.com

ISBN 10 : 9781304533487
ISBN 13 : 1304533484

In the 1800s, a number of Victorian and Edwardian writers began writing detective mystery stories - for this was the era when Arthur Conan Doyle was creating Sherlock Holmes tales ..


Great British Fictional Detectives

Pub Date : 2009-04-21 | Author : Russell James | Publisher : Remember When

ISBN 10 : 9781844680269
ISBN 13 : 1844680266

The first full-length study of its type highlighting over 400 British literary detectives, many famous through their film and TV adaptations. Using essays to highlight different ty..


The Detective Wore Silk Drawers

Pub Date : 2008 | Author : Peter Lovesey | Publisher : Soho Press

ISBN 10 : 9781569475249
ISBN 13 : 1569475245

“This entertaining period mystery, set in Victorian England, is lively, lurid, amusing.”—Publishers Weekly “These are humorous novels and the humour is character-based . . ..


The Secret Hangman

Pub Date : 2007 | Author : Peter Lovesey | Publisher : Soho Press

ISBN 10 : 9781569474570
ISBN 13 : 1569474575

Inspector Peter Diamond investigates a series of suspicious hangings...


The Vault

Pub Date : 2003-07-01 | Author : Peter Lovesey | Publisher : Soho Press

ISBN 10 : 9781569472569
ISBN 13 : 1569472564

When human bones begin to turn up in the vault of Bath's Pump Room, Detective Superintendent Peter Diamond is called in to investigate a series of crimes that requires his unique k..