The Case of the Gilded Fly by Edmund Crispin audiobook

The Case of the Gilded Fly

By Edmund Crispin
Read by Philip Bird

Audible Studios on Brilliance Audio 9781448216888

The Gervase Fen Series: Book 1

7.41 Hours 1
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Yseut Haskell, a pretty but spiteful young actress with a talent for destroying men's lives, is found dead in a college room just metres from unconventional Oxford don Gervase Fen's office. The victim is found wearing an unusual ring, a reproduction of a piece in the British Museum featuring a gold gilded fly but does this shed any light on her murder? As they delve deeper into Yseut's unhappy life the police soon realise that anyone who knew her would have shot her, but can Fen discover who could have shot her?The Case of the Gilded Fly is the first Gervase Fen mystery and is the perfect introduction to this most idiosyncratic, eccentric and entertaining detective.

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Yseut Haskell, a pretty but spiteful young actress with a talent for destroying men's lives, is found dead in a college room just metres from unconventional Oxford don Gervase Fen's office. The victim is found wearing an unusual ring, a reproduction of a piece in the British Museum featuring a gold gilded fly but does this shed any light on her murder?

As they delve deeper into Yseut's unhappy life the police soon realise that anyone who knew her would have shot her, but can Fen discover who could have shot her?The Case of the Gilded Fly is the first Gervase Fen mystery and is the perfect introduction to this most idiosyncratic, eccentric and entertaining detective.

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Author Bio: Edmund Crispin

Author Bio: Edmund Crispin

Edmund Crispin (1921–1978) was the pseudonym of Robert Bruce Montgomery usually credited as Bruce Montgomery, an English crime writer and composer. He wrote nine detective novels and two collections of short stories under the pseudonym Edmund Crispin.

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Available Formats : CD
Category: Fiction/Mystery & Detective
Runtime: 7.41
Audience: Adult
Language: English