By Peter Lovesey
A wrecking ball crashes in the course of the roof of a terraced cottage in bathtub and exposes a skeleton in eighteenth-century outfits. Can those in all probability be the is still of Beau Nash, the so-called King of bathtub, whose physique is related to have ended up in a pauper's grave?
Peter Diamond, the city's such a lot skilled detective, is ordered to enquire, yet grappling with old occasions reasons ructions in his crew till everyone seems to be diverted through a contemporary killing in the course of a fireworks reveal at the Royal Crescent lawn.
But Beau Nash refusesto be overlooked - and while awesome new proof emerge concerning the case, Bath's historical past is rewritten and mysteries historic and sleek are fused in a devastating climax.
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