By David Dickinson
England, 1901, and the cathedral within the city of Compton within the west of britain is getting ready to rejoice a really specified anniversary, a thousand years of Christian worship. yet a number of weeks prior to the most ceremonies at Easter, the chancellor, a excessive professional of the cathedral, dies in mysterious situations. nobody, other than the medical professional and the undertaker, is authorized to view the corpse. It quickly transpires that the Chancellor was once one of many richest males in England and his sister suspects foul play - in order that discreet and good bred investigator Lord Francis Powerscourt is requested to appear into the case. As Powerscourt paces the traditional cloisters and listens to evensong from the choir stalls, he starts to suspect negative mystery lies hidden within the cathedral, and that it might probably have anything to do with the anniversary. Then there's a really dreadful incident - the useless physique of 1 of the choristers is chanced on, turning and turning at the nice spit within the Vicars corridor kitchen. either Powerscourt and his spouse woman Lucy are to be vulnerable to their lives prior to he uncovers the striking mystery of Compton Minster and unmasks a brutal killer. With narrative ability and a true realizing of the interval, David Dickinson takes us once more right into a earlier that's in lots of methods extra intriguing and extra harmful than our personal time.
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Death of a Chancellor (Lord Francis Powerscourt, Book 4) by David Dickinson