Seller
Your price
£5.17
RRP: £8.99
Save £3.82 (42%)
Dispatched within 3-5 working days.

The Z Murders

British Library Crime Classics

By (author) J. Jefferson Farjeon
Genres: Classic crime
Format: Paperback
Publisher: The British Library Publishing Division, London, United Kingdom
Published: 3rd Sep 2015
Dimensions: w 123mm h 175mm d 17mm
Weight: 250g
ISBN-10: 0712356215
ISBN-13: 9780712356213
Barcode No: 9780712356213
Synopsis
'Jefferson Farjeon is quite unsurpassed for creepy skill in mysterious adventures.'Dorothy L. SayersRichard Temperley arrives at Euston station early on a fogbound London morning. He takes refuge in a nearby hotel, along with a disagreeable fellow passenger, who had snored his way through the train journey. But within minutes the other man has snored for the last time - he has been shot dead while sleeping in an armchair. Temperley has a brief encounter with a beautiful young woman, but she flees the scene. When the police arrive, Detective Inspector James discovers a token at the crime scene: 'a small piece of enamelled metal. Its colour was crimson, and it was in the shape of the letter Z.'Temperley sets off in pursuit of the mysterious woman from the hotel, and finds himself embroiled in a cross-country chase - by train and taxi - on the tail of a sinister serial killer. This classic novel by the author of the best-selling Mystery in White is a gripping thriller by a neglected master of the genre.

New & Used

Seller Information Condition Price
-New£5.17
+ FREE UK P & P

What Reviewers Are Saying

Be the first to review this item. Submit your review now