The very first collection of superb short stories featuring Hercule
Poirot and Captain Hastings! First there was the mystery of the
film star and the diamond! then came the 'suicide' that was murder!
the mystery of the absurdly chaep flat! a suspicious death in a
locked gun-room! a million dollar bond robbery! the curse of a
pharoah's tomb! a jewel robbery by the sea! the abduction of a
Prime Minister! the disappearance of a banker! a phone call from a
dying man! and, finally, the mystery of the missing willl. What
links these fascinating cases? Only the brilliant deductive powers
of Hercule Poirot!