Victorian adventuress and butterfly hunter Veronica Speedwell receives an impossible tasksaving society art patron Miles Ramsforth from execution.
Accused of the brutal murder of his artist mistress Artemisia, Ramsforth faces the hangmans noose.
Together with her natural historian colleague Stoker, Veronica races against time to find the true murderera ruthless villain who not only took Artemisias life in cold blood but is happy to see Ramsforth hang for the crime.
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