The Ivory Dagger - Miss Silver, Bk 18 Author:Patricia Wentworth When Lila Dryden is discovered standing over the dead body of her irritating fiance with a dagger in her hand, Miss Silver is called in to investigate. What her patience and particular genius uncover is Lila's talent for sleepwalking, the return of her former lover, and the victim's entire staff and circle of acquaintances -- all of whom... more » occasionally wished him dead.
A Miss Silver Mystery. Because Sir Herbert was such a mean-spirited man, his entire staff and circle of acquaintances all had strong motives for wishing him dead. Miss Silver uncovers these motives with her particular brand of patience and rationality. . .
A young woman who can't bear to be touched by her fiance, an "aunt" bound and determined to see the wedding happen, a lover returned from the past, a cousin who stands aside for love, a professor who hates to be bested in an argument, a butler who is too perfect...
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