Maigret"s special murder

  • 175 Pages
  • 2.90 MB
  • English
Penguin, in association with Hamish Hamilton , Harmondsworth
StatementGeorges Simenon ; translated from the French by Jean Stewart.
The Physical Object
Pagination175 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15576138M

Il morto di Maigret book. Read 60 reviews from the world My review earlier of 'Maigret's Special Murder.' "One of the very best Maigret novels. You can see and smell the streets, the slums, the clubs, cafes and bars, and the people and crooks of Paris just after the war as Maigret tracks the killers of a man who had rung Maigret from a /5.

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Cover creased and worn, page edges tanned. Shipped from the U.K. All Price: $ Maigret's Dead Man (French: Maigret et son mort) is a detective novel by the Belgian novelist Georges Simenon featuring his fictional character Jules translated as Maigret and His Dead Man or Maigret’s Special Murder, it was Simenon's 29th Maigret novel.

Plot. A man telephones for Maigret from a café and saying that he is being followed. Maigret's special murder [Georges SIMENON] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying Georges SIMENON.

The final novel in the series was Maigret and Monsieur Charles, published inand was Maigrets special murder book 75th book in the series. Below is a list of Georges Simenon’s Jules Maigret books in order of when they were first released in French: Maigret’s Dead Man was also published as Maigret’s Special Murder.

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Binding has minimal wear. The majority of pages are undamaged with minimal creasing or tearing, minimal pencil underlining of text, no highlighting of text, no writing in Rating: % positive.

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Jules Maigret ([ʒyl mɛɡʁɛ]), or simply Maigret, is a fictional French police detective, a commissaire ("commissioner") of the Paris Brigade Criminelle (Direction Régionale de Police Judiciaire de Paris), created by writer Georges character's full name is Jules Amedée François Maigret.

75 novels and 28 short stories about Maigret were published between and Created by: Georges Simenon. Jules Maigret or better yet known as Inspector Maigret is brought out as one of the best detectives that France has ever seen.

This fictitious character created by Georges Simenon covers a carrier in law enforcement that spans a period of close to forty years. 1st UK edition in VG + condition.

All pages clear, no markings, binding firm. Dust jacket has edge wear, minor damage to top and bottom of spine. Now in removable protective sleeve. Please see pictures. Paypal accepted, any questions get in touch. Maigret's Special Murder by Georges Simenon. Publication date Topics BBC Radio Drama, Crime Drama, Saturday Night Theatre Internet Archive HTML5 Uploader plus-circle Add Review.

comment. Reviews There are no reviews yet. Be the first one to write a review. Maigret: A chronological English checklist of the 75 novels, with variant titles and year of original French publication Click on the code for the bibliography entry, PLOT for the plot summary.

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Dec 03,  · Special Collections. Get Ready for Spring Mindfulness New Year, New You. Special Values. When Inspector Maigret's wallet and badge are stolen on a bus, it sets off a chain of events culminating in a grisly murder case Publish your book with B&N.

Learn Penguin Publishing Group. Inspector Maigret is the chief protagonist in the Inspector Maigret series of novels by prolific Belgian, Georges Simenone. The first appearance of Inspector Maigret was in. Buy Maigret's Special Murder 1st by Georges Simenon, Jean Stewart (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(1). The body of a well-known Parisian restaurateur turns up on Avenue Junot in Montmartre, having seemingly been killed elsewhere.

Inspector Maigret dives into the investigation and soon discovers that the murder may be gang-related after a colleague working in the red-light district receives a tip from an anonymous informer.

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Get this from a library. Maigret's dead man. [Georges Simenon; David Coward] -- Maigret plunges into the murky Parisian underworld in book twenty-nine of the new Penguin Maigret series. This novel has been published in a previous translation as Maigret's Special Murder.

Georges Simenon (), one of Belgium’s most famous writers, published hundreds of novels and short stories and wrote 60 to 80 pages a day.

What made Simenon stand out, however, was his ‘Maigret’ collection. The character of Inspector Jules Maigret, a French detective, appears in 75 full length novels and 28 short stories, and is one of Belgium’s most successful Sarine Arslanian.

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Slight rubbing to edges of front cover. A couple of small spots of page edges. Light browning to pages, otherwise very clean throughout. Books shelved as fiction-murder-mystery: The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson, And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie, The Da Vinci Code.

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Maigret's Dead Man Inspector Maigret Series, Maigret plunges into the murky Parisian underworld in book twenty-nine of the new Penguin Maigret series.

This novel has been published in a previous translation as Maigret's Special Murder. 'His artistry is supreme' John Banville. Maigret plunges into the murky Parisian underworld in book twenty-nine of the new Penguin Maigret series.

This novel has been published in a previous translation as Maigret's Special Murder. 'His artistry is supreme' John Banville Praise for Maigret's Dead Man. Election Night Special - PBS Newshour presents special coverage of the midterm elections.

A murder suspect appears to commit suicide, but Humphries isn't convinced. Preview | 30s. Maigret's Dead Man by Georges Simenon, David Coward (Translator) starting at $ Maigret's Dead Man has 1 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.Dec 11,  · There is a haunted and haunting quality to Maigret in this book which adds an existential depth to the text that elevates what the French call a roman policier to something more literary.

Maigret’s Dead Man is translated by David Coward, who has translated .Maigret's Dead Man (Book): Simenon, Georges, "After receiving a series of mysterious calls from a man who later turns up dead, Maigret must plunge into the murky Parisian underworld to solve the case.

The twenty-ninth book in the new Penguin Maigret series. A man calls Maigret from a cafe and asks for police protection, saying he's being followed by men trying to kill him. The.