Published September 2003
by Wildside Press .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||376|
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Monsieur Lecoq is a novel by the nineteenth-century French detective fiction writer Émile Gaboriau, whom André Gide referred to as "the father of all current detective fiction". The novel depicts the first case of Monsieur Lecoq, an energetic young policeman who appears in other novels by GaboriauAuthor: Émile Gaboriau. Nov 14, · Monsieur Lecoq is a captivating mystery, historical and love story: Around 11 o'clock, on the evening of Shrove Sunday , close to the old Barrière d'Italie, frightful cries, coming from Mother Chupin's drinking-shop, are heard by a party of detectives led by Inspector Gévrol. The squad runs up to it. A triple murder has just been committed.5/5(1). The Sairmeuse family – This noble family appeared primarily in Monsieur Lecoq. Their history in that book is full of chronological contradictions. At the conclusion of Monsieur Lecoq, the Duke de Sairmeuse was a childless widower with a huge fortune. Monsieur Lecoq is an energetic young Parisian police officer created by Émile Gaboriau, who solves crimes and mysteries in methodical and scientific manner. The character of Monsieur Lecoq was based on a real-life thief turned police officer – Vidocq.
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