An Instance of the Fingerpost
From Library Staff
If you’re drawn to historical mystery aspect of Catton’s Luminaries, you’ll enjoy Pears’ prizewinning story of a murder in Oxford during the Restoration, which features no less than five narrators - all highly colorful, and all but one highly unreliable. Based on a real incident and featuring a n... Read More »
A murder takes place in 1660s Oxford during a period of scientific and political upheaval. Pears gives us four different versions of the truth.