Published in 1929, this is the first in a series of 6 mysteries featuring
Inspector Alan Grant. Outside a London theatre a throng of people wait
expectantly for the last performance of a popular musical. But as the doors
open at last, something spoils all thought of entertainment: a man in the queue
is found murdered by the deadly thrust of a stiletto. The first of the author's
novels starring the popular Inspector Alan Grant traces the mysterious slaying
of a man waiting to see a London musical, whose neighbors in line insist they
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