Book List in Order: 6 titles


  • Shakespearean actor/sleuth Abercrombie Lewker looks into a murder near Mt. Snowdon in Wales that has links back to a fatal climb on the Matterhorn. This 1961 title is generally considered Carr's best novel....


  • Three newly minted knighs of the British Empire, including the Shakespearean actor/manager Abercrombie Lewker, gather at a celebratory house party in Wales. The three go off for a day's rock climbing but only two return, prompting Filthy Lewker to tu...


  • First published in 1953, this is the third book in this classic English detective series to feature the Shakespearen actor and mountain climber Abercrombie Filthy Lewker who stumbles across a murder while vacationing with his wife in the mountains of...


  • Shakespearean actor Ambercrombie Lewker turns detective when a member of his climbing party is killed on what was supposed to be an easy route on a mountain in Wales. First U.S. publication, Pub. in UK in 1951....