Hardback The measure of malice : scientific mysteries / edited by Martin Edwards.
Publication year: 2019
Publisher: London : British Library Publishing,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 0712352899 9780712352895 (pbk.) :
An anthology of rare and classic mystery stories presenting detective characters who go about impressive logic deliberations and gadget work to get to the answers. Features never-before-republished material from the Library's collection. The detectives in this collection are masters of scientific deduction, whether they are identifying the perpetrator from a single scrap of fabric, or picking out the poison from a sinister line-up. Containing stories by R. Austin Freeman, J.J. Connington and the master of logical reasoning, Arthur Conan Doyle, 'The Measure of Malice' collects tales of rational thinking to prove the power of the human brain over villainous deeds.
Series title: British Library Crime Classics
1 volume ; 19 cm.