Synopses & Reviews
P. D. James provides an introduction to one of the greatest mystery novels in English literature, Wilkie Collins's The Moonstone.
Wilkie Collins is considered to be the father of the mystery novel. The Moonstone is one of the finest detective novels ever written, and Sergeant Cuff the first great detective in fiction.
About the Author
P. D. James
is a well-known crime writer whose police detective, Adam Dagliesh, traces his ancestry to Sargeant Cuff of The Moonstone
. _ Among her novels are A Taste for Death
(1986), Original Sin (1994) and A Certain Justice.