The Investigations of Inspector Higgins
Volume 24 : The Demon of Kensington
While a storm has plunged London into torment and the clocks strike midnight, a corpse is burning atop a church in Kensington.
And not just any church, but that of the Copts, the Christians of Egypt, who are in negotiation with the Anglicans to try to establish their religion in England.
Faced with this tortured corpse, who proves to be a top Egyptian dignitary, the question persists: who committed this crime?
Thanks to his knowledge of Coptic rites and magic, the ex-Chief Inspector Higgins will do everything to identify the Demon of Kensington…