Night at the Vulcan (Roderick Alleyn, Bk 16)
Night at the Vulcan - Roderick Alleyn, Bk 16 Author:Ngaio Marsh A London actor was dying for a star billing... — From the leading lady's liaison to the harassment of an aging juvenile lead-there's never a dull moment, darling, at the Vulcan Theatre. But vanity and hysterics, suspicion and superstition, brandy and jealousy, are upstaged by a death on opening night. Was it really suicide? Or a macabre e... more »ncore to a long-ago murder in the same backstage room? Scotland Yard's cast of suspects for the final curtain.« less
one of Dame Ngaio's "theatre" novels, first published in 1951. As always, a very entertaining plot, with a rather surprising plot twist. Highly entertaining, literate, a classic Golden Age mystery novel.