Raymond Chandler called it The Simple Art of Murder, a misleading title. It never has been simple to write mysteries. But it is an art, and often the crimes investigated are rooted in the worlds of art, architecture, and antiquities.
Where there is creativity, there is passion. Where there is a legacy, there is rivalry. Where there are masterpieces or valuables, there is big money. And where there is big money, there’s greed, there’s envy, there’s scandal… It’s...read more
5 of 12 people found the following review helpful: Fascinating great reading, July 29, 1998 Reviewer: A reader from Scottsdale, AZ Just finished this fascinating collection of papers. Very well done and extremely readable I thought this a great find. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title