Book Reviews of Septimus and the Danedyke Mystery

Septimus and the Danedyke Mystery
Septimus and the Danedyke Mystery
Author: Stephen Chance
ISBN-13: 9780370012254
ISBN-10: 0370012259
Publication Date: 12/31/1971
Pages: 137
Rating:
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
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4.5 stars, based on 2 ratings
Publisher: Bodley Head (UK)
Book Type: Hardcover
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The Rev. Septimus Treloar, former CID inspector, looks into a mystery surrounding the theft of Our Lady's Cup from the Relic Chapel of his East Anglia church. Chance tells his story with a minimum of setting, but a continually moving plot and likable characters. Enjoyed it and will read the next one, Septimus and the Minster Ghost.
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NOTE: this is a hardcover, Ex-library copy in good condition. First in series.

Reverend Septimus Treloarwas no ordinary clergyman. He's referred to by his previous colleagues as the 'beatified bobby', for he had spent 30 years in the police forse before deciding to enter the Church of England. Hs detecting instincts remain strong when the Relic Chapel of St. Mary's Danedyke is broken into. Yet, what was there to steal? The real, and only treasure of the Chapel was safe in a bank vault...