1908 - 1994


Writing as: Jocelyn Davey

Born is Middlesbrough in northern England, Chaim Raphael was educated at Oxford and became a lecturer there in his early 30's. Throughout his life he held numerous position with the British government earning the OBE in 1951 and becoming a Commander of it in 1965. In later years he returned to Oxford where he became a don.

Series Books
Ambrose Usher A Capitol Offense (1956)
  The Naken Villainy (1958)
  A Touch Of Stage Fright (1960)
  A Killing In Hats (1965)
  A Treasury Alarm (1976)
  Murder In Paradise (1982)
  A Dangerous Liaison (1988)