The Night of Fear (Dalton)

By Moray Dalton First published: UK, 1931; US: Harper, 1931 Edgar Stallard, who combined writing about true crime with blackmailing practitioners, is stabbed during a Yuletide  game of hide-and-seek in the dark.  Suspicion falls on Hugh Darrow, a blind war veteran. Both Curtis Evans, in his introduction for the Dean Street Press reprint, and Barzun … Continue reading The Night of Fear (Dalton)