My Late Wives Author:Carter Dickson His name was Roger Bewlay. The British police were sure he was a murderer. So was Sir Henry Merrivale. And so, no doubt were the four young Bewlay had married but, never having been seen again after their honeymoons, they couldn't be asked. — Bewlay disappeared, and years later passed. Then one day a well-known actor received the script of a play... more » about Bewlay. The script contained information known only to the police, one witness and Bewlay himself.
The case is reopened, explosively, and involves the actor, his lovely lady editor, and a number of other extremely interesting characters. The most extreme of them all, is of course, Sir Henry Merrivale - there being nothing like a nasty, vain and very clever murderer to bring out the free-wheeling brilliant best in old HM.« less