WRACK AND RUNE Author:Charlotte MacLeod Professor Peter Shandy had quite a reputation around Balaclava County, MA, as something of a whiz when it came to the odd mystery. So when the hamlet of Lumpkin Corners was visited with a violent and exceedingly unpleasant death, the third call old Timothy Ames made - after the police and the doctor - was to his colleague in agrology and in the ... more »the development of the rutabaga that had made them rich.....« less
A Peter Shandy mystery. Charlotte MacLeod was the queen of "humorous mysteries" in her day. In this book, Peter and his compatriots are transported into the past, to the days of the Vikings. Hilarious!