Murders in the Rue Morgue

Poe, Edgar Allan

| 1995

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With "The Murders in the Rue Morgue", "The Mystery of Marie Roget" and "The Purloined Letter" Edgar Allan Poe single-handedly invented the genre of detective fiction, featuring Parisian detective C. Auguste Dupin.In "The Murders in the Rue Morgue", all of Paris is in shock following the ghastly murder of two women - but with all witnesses claiming to have heard the suspect speak a different language, the police are stumped. When Dupin finds a suspicious hair at the crime scene, and places an advert in the newspaper asking if anyone has lost an 'Ourang-Outang', things take an unexpected turn...In "The Mystery of Marie Roget", Dupin and his sidekick undertake to solve the murder of the beautiful young grisette who works in a perfume shop, whose body is found floating in the Seine...And "The Purloined Letter", the final in the series, finds Dupin engaged on a matter of national importance: a...

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Betyg

Seg i början och alltför kort men lustigt slut som var oväntat.

Jasmina <3

2011-10-20

Betyg

Denna bok var mycket bra tycker jag =)