By Paul Lawrence
July 1665. the good plague rages rampant open air London's urban partitions. Harry Lytle makes a welcome go back after his trials and tribulations within the candy odor of degradation to enquire the homicide of the Earl of St Albans. A grisly dinner-table dying begins Harry off at the path, and it's no longer lengthy sooner than his frequent companion, Dowling the butcher, joins him at the case. Their grasp, Lord Arlington, head of the King's intelligence carrier, initiatives them with uncovering the identify and reason of the Earl's assassin. yet there'll be lots extra deaths and scrapes for Harry sooner than the identify is printed.
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