First published in 1934 and by Fontana books in 1962. This copy is the fourteenth impression, printed April 1990.
Are you happy? If not, consult Mr Parker Pyne...
The advertisement appears in The Times every morning. Some readers ignore it. Some chuckle, and read on. And just a few make their way to Mr Parker Pyne's modest office, including
The Middle-aged Wife
The Unappreciated Husband
The Discontented Soldier
The Beautiful Jewel Thief
The Bored Sahib...
and seven more unhappy people, bringing with them baffling and intriguing cases for the world's most unusual detective.