By Anthony Berkeley
A vintage case of the obvious suicide that proves to be homicide. John Waterhouse's loss of life certificates supplies reason for dying as gastric ulcers, but if his brother insists at the physique being exhumed in order that a publish mortem may be conducted, it proves the case that poison has been at paintings. Will Douglas Sewell, who watched his pal die, have the ability to use his wisdom of these involved to solve the clues and discover the assassin?
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