Michael Sims is the author of acclaimed nonfiction books such as The Story of Charlotte's Web, Apollo's Fire: A Day on Earth in Nature and Imagination, and Adam's Navel: A Natural and Cultural History of the Human Form. His anthologies include The Penguin Book of Victorian Women in Crime and Dracula's Guest: A Connoisseur's Collection of Victorian Vampire Stories. He lives in western Pennsylvania.
The cover and the pages show some folds, which I think are done by accident. but overall, a good bargain!Published 22 months ago by CY
Editorial selections are the result of detailed knowledge & critical perception. General introduction & introductions to each story are usefully informative & astute. Read morePublished on February 19, 2013 by Gerald F. Wild
This book is a good resource for anyone who enjoys the genre of detective mysteries. The author prefaces every story and excerpt with historical information about the author and... Read morePublished on August 18, 2012 by Bookie