Death of a Dishonorable Gentleman by Tessa Arlen

By Tessa Arlen

Girl Montfort has been making plans her annual summer time gown ball for months with scrupulous care. Pulling jointly the nutrition, flora and one thousand different information for the most major social events of the yr is her fortunately authorised accountability. but if her husband's degenerate nephew is located murdered, it's greater than the ball that's ruined. actually, woman Montfort fears that the legitimate police enquiry, pushed via petty snobbery and sophistication prejudice, is pointing in the direction of her son as a possible suspect.

Taking issues into her personal arms, the particularly over-imaginative countess enlists assistance from her pragmatic housekeeper, Mrs. Jackson, to enquire the case, music down the ladies that vanished the evening of the homicide, and transparent her son's identify. because the ladies look for a runaway housemaid and a headstrong younger lady, they unearth the hidden lives of woman Montfort's shut acquaintances, servants and relations and observe the id of a assassin hiding in undeniable sight.

In this spell binding debut guaranteed to entice fanatics of Downton Abbey, Tessa Arlen attracts readers right into a international solely loved via the wealthy, privileged sessions and suffered through the lads and ladies who serve them. loss of life of a Dishonorable Gentleman is a chic secret choked with exciting characters and engaging descriptions of Edwardian life--a fantastic deal with in the event you love British novels.

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