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The widow Lerouge

A novel

by Emile Gaboriau

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Published by J. R. Osgood and company in Boston .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsWilliams, Frederick, active 1867-1899, tr, Ernst, George A. O. (George Alexander Otis), 1850-1912, joint tr
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPQ2257.G2 A72
The Physical Object
Pagination156 p.
Number of Pages156
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26262064M
LC Control Number01018037

Abstract: The 1st book featuring Monsieur Lecoq-Paris's most perceptive detective, and a precursor to Sherlock Holmes The Widow Lerouge lived alone in an isolated cottage on the outskirts of Paris. When she is not seen for several days, her neighbors alert the gendarmes, who discover that the widow has been savagely murdered in her home. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Reprint of the ed. published by J.R. Osgood, Boston. Translation of L'affaire Lerouge.

going to Widow Lerouge's cottage. He bought, and paid for two litres of wine; then, suddenly striking his forehead, he cried, "Old fool! to forget that to-morrow is the boat's fete day!" and immediately called for three more litres. According to the almanac the boat must be called the Saint-Martin. I have also learned that she was laden with grain. Click to read more about The Widow Lerouge by Émile Gaboriau. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers/5(4).

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Emile Gaboriau The Widow Lerouge (L'Affaire Lerouge) by Drew R. Thomas In the s, Howard Haycraft wrote, "In the sense that it [ L'Affair Lerouge ] was the first story of novel length to employ detection as an important theme, it is perhaps entitled to the appellation 'the first detective novel' -- though it bears little resemblance to what we mean by the term today".

The 1st book featuring Monsieur Lecoq—Paris’s most perceptive detective, and a precursor to Sherlock Holmes The Widow Lerouge lived alone in an isolated cottage on the outskirts of Paris.

When she is not seen for several days, her neighbors alert the gendarmes, who discover that the widow has been savagely murdered in her home.4/5(1). Parable of the Widow and the Unjust Judge teaches persistence, faith, and prayer, with a promise of God's ultimate justice.: Parable of the Pharisee and the Tax Collector contrasts pride and humility in prayer, and demonstrates the bold faith possible to the humble and penitent believer.: Jesus and the Little Children gives a further example on the.

The Widow's Offering 41 As Jesus was sitting opposite the treasury, He watched the crowd putting money into it. And many rich people put in large amounts.

42 Then one poor widow came and put in two small copper coins, which amounted to a small fraction of a denarius. 43 Jesus called His disciples to Him and said, “Truly I tell you, this poor widow has put more than all the.

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The Widow Lerouge Volume 1 By Emile Gaboriau "The witnesses cannot say. They only know that she carried two sealed bottles of wine, and another of brandy.

She complained to them of headache, and said, 'Though it is customary to enjoy oneself on Shrove Tuesday, I. Book digitized by Google from the library of University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.

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Book. Book from Project Gutenberg: The Widow Lerouge Library of Congress Classification: PT Note: Translation of L'affaire Lerouge. The 1st book featuring Monsieur Lecoq—Paris’s most perceptive detective, and a precursor to Sherlock Holmes.

The Widow Lerouge lived alone in an isolated cottage on the outskirts of Paris. When she is not seen for several days, her neighbors alert the gendarmes, who discover that the widow has been savagely murdered in her : Road.Lerouge took from his coat pocket an old parchment pocket-book, fastened with a leather thong, and withdrew from it a paper yellowed by age and carefully sealed.

"Here it is," said he. "The paper hasn't been opened since that accursed night." And, in fact, when the magistrate unfolded it, some dust fell out.THE WIDOW LEROUGE by Emile Gaboriau Part 4 out of 8. homepage; Index of THE WIDOW LEROUGE; Previous part (3) Next part (5) "Every line, sir, and with an attention that you may well understand.