Murder in the Hellfire Club

Murder in the Hellfire Club

Donald Zochert / Mar 31, 2020

Murder in the Hellfire Club Ben Franklin as sleuth in the talky elegant low key tradition of Lillian de la Torre s Dr Sam Johnson Detector than the irritating vein of giddy historical name dropping that has gushed since The S

  • Title: Murder in the Hellfire Club
  • Author: Donald Zochert
  • ISBN: 9780030224416
  • Page: 482
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Ben Franklin as sleuth in the talky, elegant, low key tradition of Lillian de la Torre s Dr Sam Johnson, Detector than the irritating vein of giddy historical name dropping that has gushed since The Seven Per Cent Solution In London on business in 1757, Franklin is at the Vulture Tavern when the notorious Hellfire Club a baker s dozen of debauched rakes and intellBen Franklin as sleuth in the talky, elegant, low key tradition of Lillian de la Torre s Dr Sam Johnson, Detector than the irritating vein of giddy historical name dropping that has gushed since The Seven Per Cent Solution In London on business in 1757, Franklin is at the Vulture Tavern when the notorious Hellfire Club a baker s dozen of debauched rakes and intellectual renegades is partying, and when one of them dies without a scratch in a locked room during the night, Franklin s knowledge of electricity clues him in to the how of this murder But before he can prove the who and why, two Hellfirers will die by Leyden jar Distinctly unspectacular as detection, Zochert s concoction is nonetheless an admirable piece of period fluff unstuffy but tasteful, bawdy in a genuinely Hogarthian mode, unostentatiously authentic, and packed with polished aphorisms, pointed repartee, and grateful turns of phrase Having now demonstrated his ease with the style, let s hope that Zochert brings Ben back soon with a slightly better yarn.By Kirkusreviews

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    1. I honestly don't know what to think of Donald Zochert's Murder in the Hellfire Club (1978) which features Benjamin Franklin as sleuth in London among the ribald fraternity of a club dedicated to lechery, lewdness, and lust. Franklin has traveled to England on business in 1757 and stops at the Vulture Tavern for a bit of refreshment. Members of the notorious Hellfire Club, founded by Francis Dashwood, are partying there as well and Franklin is made known to Dashwood.When one of the unholy brother [...]


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