created by Stephen Goldin
series of stories based on a novelette by E E Smith which appeared in If Worlds Of Science Fiction May 1964. This is another of the few series that I've read and re-read (starting to get a bit shabby, a pity they're out of print). If you can get hold of copies, do so It's well worth it!
The family d'Alembert is a circus troupe that is renowned galaxy-wide. The family is loyal to the Empire and provides a cover for imperial agents. Jules and Yvette d'Alembert are two of the best of the family and act to uncover plots against the Stanley Dynasty.