The Case of the Gilded Fly (The First Gervase Fen Mystery)

The Case of the Gilded Fly (The First Gervase Fen Mystery)

Edmund Crispin


Theater businesses are infamous hotbeds of intrigue, and few are extra interesting than the corporate at the moment in place of dwelling at Oxford collage. Center-stage is the attractive, malicious Yseut, a mediocre actress with a stellar expertise for destroying males. Rounding out the solid are quite a lot of of her earlier and current conquests, and the ladies who love them. And observing from the wings is Professor Gervase Fen?scholar, wit, and fop extraordinaire?who could really resolve crimes than expound on English literature. whilst Yseut is murdered, Fen ultimately will get his want. Gilded Fly, initially released in 1944, used to be either Fen's first trip and the debut of the pseudonymous Crispin (in truth, composer Bruce Montgomery).

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