When a womanizing aristocrat is found dead over his morning coffee, his wife Emily is accused of murder. But Emily's sister is none other than the indomitable Charlotte Pitt. Together, she and her husband, Inspector Thomas Pitt, uncover an insidious web of corruption and depravity that leads from the elegant Crescent town house to the hideous London slums.
Hardcover, Large Print, 376 pages
January 3rd 2001
by Center Point
(first published 1987)