Talking About Detective Fiction Book by P.D. James

Talking About Detective Fiction Book by P.D. James P D James, the undisputed queen of mystery, gives us an intriguing, inspiring and idiosyncratic look at the genre she has spent her life perfecting Examining mystery from top to bottom, beginning with such classics as Charles Dickens s Bleak House and Wilkie Collins s The Woman in White, and then looking

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Read The Monkey and The Tiger Book by Robert van Gulik

Read The Monkey and The Tiger Book by Robert van Gulik A.D 666 and A.D 676 The Monkey and The Tiger includes two detective stories, The Morning of the Monkey and The Night of the Tiger In the first, a gibbon drops an emerald in the open gallery of Dee s official residence, leading the judge to discover a strangely

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Download The Chinese Maze Murders Book by Robert van Gulik

Download The Chinese Maze Murders Book by Robert van Gulik A.D 670 Poisoned plums, a cryptic scroll picture, passionate love letters, and a hidden murderer with a penchant for torturing and killing women lead Judge Dee to the heart of the Governor s garden maze and the answers to three interwoven mysteries The Chinese Maze Murders represents Robert van Gulik

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Download The Chinese Nail Murders PDF by Robert van Gulik

Download The Chinese Nail Murders PDF by Robert van Gulik A.D 676In the fifth installment of Robert Van Gulik s ancient Chinese mystery series based on historical court records, detective Judge Dee is appointed to the magistrate of Pei chow a distant frontier district in the barren north of the ancient Chinese Empire It is here that he is faced

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Read Online The Lacquer Screen PDF by Robert van Gulik

Read Online The Lacquer Screen PDF by Robert van Gulik A.D 663Early in his career, Judge Dee visits a senior magistrate who shows him a beautiful lacquer screen on which a scene of lovers has been mysteriously altered to show the man stabbing his lover The magistrate fears he is losing his mind and will murder his own wife Meanwhile,

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Robert van Gulik Necklace and Calabash Book

Robert van Gulik Necklace and Calabash Book A.D 668Due to its proximity to the Water Palace, the summer residence of the Emperor s favorite daughter, Riverton lies within a Special Area administered by the military To Judge Dee, returning to his district of Poo yang, the peaceful town promises a few days fishing and relaxation But it is not to

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The Chinese Lake Murders Book by Robert van Gulik

The Chinese Lake Murders Book by Robert van Gulik A.D 666 The Chinese Lake Murders describes how Judge Dee solves three difficult cases in A.D 666, shortly after he has been appointed magistrate of Han yuan Robert van Gulik deftly interweaves three criminal cases involving exotic yet universally recognizable characters, then has his Judge Dee provide a surprising yet most

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