(From the publisher):
Mrs. Vernay and her husband live in a flat above the Chambers of Brian Culsworth Q.C. in the Temple. One day Mrs. Vernay receives a visit from a Mr. Sampson and she gets the impression that he is a blackmailer. She then immediately seeks advice from Mr. Culsworth in his chambers below. Mr. Culsworth’s client, a Mr. Baker is bringing an action to recover his share on a win on the pools. The story of these people becomes inextricably linked in a brilliant novel of suspense and humour.
Original title: Unlawful Occasions
Genre: Fiction→ Crime and Mystery→ Legal Thriller
Fiction→ General Fiction→ Humor→ Satire