A Change of Heir

A Change of Heir

Michael Innes


George Gadberry, "resting actor", packs his baggage and heads for obscurity whilst the tax inspector beckons. Then he gets a mysterious invitation and a proposition which can result in huge, immense riches. filthy rich imbiber Nicholas Comberford desires George to impersonate him so that it will safe a spot within the will of fabulously prosperous Great-Aunt Prudence, who lives in a Cistercian monastery and will not let a unmarried drop of liquor within the position. Gadberry's good fortune turns out to have replaced - yet at what cost?

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