"In 1670, following the Great Fire, a series of murders shakes Restoration London. All are linked to the new Dorset Gardens Theatre, where young Betsy Brand is playing First Witch in Macbeth. It seems that a shadowy figure called The Salamander, who haunted London during the Fire, has returned, wreaking revenge on his enemies. With the authorities baffled, Betsy assumes a new role as an investigator, reasoning that, perhaps, a clever, courageous actress can unravel the deepening mystery. But soon she faces a more terrible foe than ever stalked upon a stage - and finds her own life is at stake ..."--Book cover.
Pilkington, John, 1948 June 11- Betsy Brand ; 01.
Great Britain -- History -- 1660-1714 -- Fiction.
Murder -- England -- London -- Fiction.
Murder -- England -- London -- History -- 17th century -- Fiction.
Murder -- Investigation -- England -- London -- History -- 17th century -- Fiction.
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