mobile-menu mobile-menu-arrow Menu

The Downhill Ride of Leeman Popple

The Downhill Ride of Leeman Popple george bellairs harold blundell classic british crime detective littlejohn

Purchase Title ›

Published Date: 1979
Pages: 188

The body of Leeman Popple was found shot and floating in the canal at Norchester. He was a man who had flown high in the town, at one time being mayor. Then a scandal in the local building society had brought him down. After that and his degradation in the courts, he set-up as an antique dealer in his native town, but still seemed to corrupt all his contacts. The police at Norchester were under a cloud for suspected malpractices and Chief Superintendent Littlejohn and his old colleague Superintendent Cromwell, of Scotland Yard, were temporarily in charge. It fell to them to solve the case together.


More Titles ›

Buying options for The Downhill Ride of Leeman Popple

amazon-uk Buy hardcopy from Amazon UK amazon-us Buy hardcopy from Amazon US google-books Buy from Google Books



‘Pure British detective story’ – The New York Times

To get your free book, just tell us where to send it

Web design by Creatomatic