By Kate Sedley
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The new identify within the acclaimed Roger the Chapman sequence Roger is summoned by means of the Duke of Gloucester to aid within the research into the homicide of the son of a lady-in-waiting to Margaret, Duchess of Burgundy, who's on a victorious go back stopover at to London. it sort of feels Roger has no selection yet to come back to the soiled, crowded urban, the place he quickly meets a shocking variety of humans ? royalty, servants and employees alike ? who all have a rationale for murder.
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Author Name: Kate Sedley (Born: 1926/01/01)
Author Description: Kate Sedley, the pen-name of Brenda Margaret Lilian Honeyman Clarke (born 1926) is an English ancient novelist. She used to be born in Bristol and expert on the pink Maid's university, Westbury-on-Trym. She is married and has a son and a daughter, and one granddaughter.
Her medieval historic whodunnits characteristic Roger the Chapman, who has given up a monk's mobilephone for the liberty of peddling his wares at the road.
Author URL: http://www.goodreads.com/author/show/4848
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Or would he end in Africa? He’d often thought about this, ending it in an African way, not an English. Waking one night in his camp to the sound of the old elephants, swinging their huge weight through the bush on their way to their mausoleums of bone. How he’d walk out of his tent and watch their ink-dark shapes pass before him, and how he’d follow in their giant footsteps, walking with them to the secret place where he would take one last look at the veld stars before lying down with them. To end.
I mean, Father Weston and I are old college friends, and he used to write to me about what he was up to here…’ He talked on, sketching out his education under Bishop Gore at Oxford, how he had met James Adderley, a travelling preacher he’d accompanied on treks through the Essex countryside, how he hoped, in coming to Africa, to lessen the blow of two cultures meeting. He said nothing, though, about why he had chosen Southern Rhodesia. Nothing about the book he had read a couple of years before, sitting in his armchair under a veil of light from his standard lamp, the winds of an Essex night beating in waves at his window.
From where he lay he could see the legs of the remaining Somalis, thick together like a copse of closely planted saplings. Looking up their bodies he saw they were being rounded up, collected, gathered by men in uniform. Policemen. Two held drawn swords, one held a revolver, clumsy and smoking in his hand. Then there, closer to him, were the bodies. Two, no, three of them. The man closest to him lay on his back, his head thrown back, exposing his neck, his pointed Adam’s apple jutting from his throat.
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