In England during the summer of 1935 the Duke of Mersham is hosting an informal but very influential dinner parties, attempting to improve Anglo-German relations. A guest, General Sir Alistair Craig VC swallows poison in the port just as Lord Edward Corinthe and a journalist Verity Browne arrive late at the table.
This is the first in a series of novels featuring the dilettante Lord Corinthe and the very communist Verity Browne. ...
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