Appleby at Allington Author:Michael Innes Although Sir John Appleby had retired, his detective's instincts and experience hadn't. — When the first body was discovered at Allington Park, he was quite content to believe that it was an accident. But the second body starts him thinking. So he digs around. How did Owen Allington buy back the family esates? Why was he so attached to his rather... more » dissolute nephew, Martin Allington.
In a recent Son et Lumiere, there had been mention of treasure at Allington Park. But everyone who could gain from it had shrugged it off as pure fiction. Only some of them had shrugged it off a lot more intensely than others.« less