Page Count: 213 pages
Publication Date: August 1958
A thriller as well as a puzzler set in a foggy estate in Wales. This mystery opens as a stranger walks away from his ditched car toward a country manor to find a man murdered and his wife standing over him with a gun. But the woman is dazed and her confession unconvincing. The unexpected guest decides to help her and blame the murder on an intruder. Later, a pandora’s box of loves and hates, suspicions and intrigues is opened to the night air.