Pseudonym of Cecil Louis Troughton Smith. He was born in Cairo, Egypt and moved with his mother to London at an early age. He is best known for his Horatio Hornblower series depicting a Royal Navy officer during the Napoleonic Wars.
Titles and year of publication:
|1) The Paid Piper (short stories)||1924|
|2) Payment Deferred||1926|
|3) Plain Murder||1930|
|4) The Bedchamber Mystery (Also published as: Three Matronly Mysteries [e-book 2012]) (short stories)||1944|