The stories in this collection have been written by many historical crime writers all wishing to pay tribute to the work of Edith Pargeter, alias Ellis Peters, who wrote the Brother Cadfael series. The authors have also contributed a short introduction about their sources and influences.

Introduction: In Memory of Ellis Peters by Maxim Jakubowski, editor
A Counter-Blast to Tobacco by Paul C. Doherty
Wheel in the Sky by Edward D. Hoch
Starstruck at San Simeon by Janet Laurence
Death by Eros [Gordianus the Finder] by Steven Saylor
Damned Spot by Julian Rathbone
Showmen by Peter Lovesey
The Padder’s Lesson by Molly Brown
To Dispose of an Abbot by Susanna Gregory
The Mamur Zapt and the Catherine Wheel [Mamur Zapt] by Michael Pearce
The Great Brogonye by David Howard
The Unkindest Cut by Kate Ross
Girl Talk [Claudia Seferius] by Marilyn Todd
Invitation to a Poisoning [Sister Fidelma] by Peter Tremayne
The Last High Queen by Anne Perry
To Encourage the Others by Martin Edwards
Psalm for a Dead Disciple by Edward Marston
Handsel Monday by Catherine Aird
An Academic Question by John Maddox Roberts
Hellfire by Diana Gabaldon
The Party May Yet Be Living... by Lindsey Davis


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Past Poisons
(An Ellis Peters Memorial Anthology of Historical Crime)
by Diana Gabaldon, Authors Various

November 1, 1998
Available: November 12, 1998
ISBN #0747275017
EAN #9780747275015
373 pages
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