Question of Death, A: An Illustrated Phryne Fisher Treasury
Publish date: December 1st 2007
Publisher: Allen & Unwin Australia
Edition language: English
Series: Phryne Fisher
Tiny stories of Phryne's shorter cases. Some of them echo cases in the novels, but they're still delightfully compact mysteries and could well serve as an introduction to the character.
I'm uncertain as to why the title emphasizes "illustrated"; after the author's (quite interesting) essay on how she came to write this series the book is primarily a collection of short stories with recipes and cover art between them. I enjoyed the volume but felt it was a bit of a cheat in that man...