|Series||Richard Jury -- 5|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||206|
In a rainy ditch in a Devon wood, a hitchhiker is found dead. Almost a year later, on another rainy night, another murder; this time, however, the victim is found just outside a pub called I Am the Only Running Footman, near Berkeley Square in London’s fashionable Mayfair District/5(77). Formally known as The Only Running Footman we are a three floored pub and dining room still catering for the people of Mayfair and beyond. Traditionally bedecked but with modern stylings, we offer food from our exciting menu from midday Monday to Saturday and also open early for coffee, drinks and business in relaxing surroundings. After reading "I am the Only Running Footman" I am again satisfied with yet another great Martha Grimes novel. Her stories contain a great collection of mystery crimes with the lead detective being Richard Jury. In this book, Richard has to team up with an old rival in order to solve one of this centuries greatest cases, the scarves murder.4/5(3). Though generally delightful, Grimes' mysteries for Superintendent Richard JuryJerusalem Inn, etc.have sometimes bordered on the arch and over-convoluted, with outsized portions of fey British comedy (as concocted by an American writer). This time, however, the tone is darker, the narration is lean, and the story is a simple one, unfolding obliquelyas Author: Martha Grimes.
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The body of a blond shopgirl lies on the cold cobbles not far from a fashionable Mayfair pub called I am the only running footman. She has been strangled with her own scarf-and that pecuarity reminds Scotland Yard's Richard Jury of an unsolved murder in Devon, where the irascible local constable Brian Macalvie presides. Two young women are strangled with their own scarves--one in Devon and the other outside a Mayfair pub called I Am the Only Running Footman. Scotland Yard Superintendent Richard Jury teams up with Devon's local division commander to solve the murders. With nothing to tie the women together except their scarves, Jury pursues his only suspect/5(4). I Am the Only Running Footman (Book): Grimes, Martha: Baker & TaylorThe garroting death of a young woman near Berkeley Square may be connected to the year-old murder of another woman, a connection that leads Superintendent Richard Jury to look for a sinister stranger who might be planning another killing. Get this from a library! I am the only running footman. [Martha Grimes] -- Scotland Yard Superintendent Richard Jury takes on an elusive strangler in a .