Stanley J. Weyman (August 7, 1855 – April 10, 1928) was an English novelist, who is well-known by his work “Under the Red Robe”. Sometimes he was referred to as a “Prince of Romance”. His works had a great influence on a lot of writers. Graham Green was a great admirer of Weyman, whom he mentions several times in his “Collected Essays”. Let's read “The Man in Black”, the Stanley J. Weyman's novel amazingly presented by the writer literature style, plunging us into the fascinating world of fiction.