The Lacquer Screen by Robert Van Gulik

Judge Dee #8: The Lacquer Screen by Robert Van Gulik (Paperback Library 75-453 – 1974)

The Lacquer Screen finds Judge Dee consorting with criminals as he goes incognito into the underworld of Weiping. Bargaining with thieves, sharing beds with prostitutes, he discovers the evidence to expose among the upper classes fraud, perversion – and murder. … Continue reading