The counterfeit crank : an Elizabethan mystery / Edward Marston.
- London : Allison & Busby Limited, 2015. , ©2004
349 pages ; 20 cm
- Bracewell, Nicholas (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Lord Westfield's Men (Fictitious characters) -- Fiction.
Theatrical producers and directors -- Fiction.
Great Britain -- History -- Elizabeth I, 1558-1603 -- Fiction.
Bracewell, Nicholas (Fictitious character)
Lord Westfield's Men (Fictitious characters)
Theatrical producers and directors.
- Mystery fiction.
- Nicholas Bracewell befriends a young beggar who is trying to eke out a living as a counterfeit crank, pretending to have spectacular epileptic fits in order to get money from gullible bystanders. When the beggar is murdered inside Bridewell, Nicholas has to pose as a beggar himself in order to get inside the notorious institution so that he can solve the crime. Counterfeiting of all kinds is exposed.
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