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Mission to Siena

Mission to Siena

James Hadley Chase

Year of publication: 1955

James Hadley Chase MISSION TO SIENA Chapter I PRELUDE TO MURDER Police constable Elliott stood in a shop doorway and surveyed the east side of the square with placid indifference. It was a dark, wet November night the time was a few minutes after eleven oclock, and because of the rain and the hour, the square was deserted. It had been raining steadily for the past three hours. Water gurgled in the gutters and dripped from the street lamps that made yellow pools on the glistening pavement. A cold ...

Keywords: Don Micklem