Chief Inspector Doverhe of legendary inertia, foul manner, and striking ineptitudeis one of detective fiction's great comic creations.
This time, Scotland Yard sends Dover and his assistant off on the stately home circuit to look into a murder. Dover can't wait to be quit of the whole thingbut chief suspects are popping up all over.
About the Author
Porter is best known for her series of novels featuring Detective Inspector Wilfred Dover. Dover One appeared in 1964, followed by nine more in a highly successful series. Porter also created the reluctant spy Eddie Brown, and the "Hon-Con", the aristocratic gentlewoman-detective Constance Ethel Morrison Burke.
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