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The Clique of Gold - Unveiling deceit and betrayal in 19th-century Paris - cover

The Clique of Gold - Unveiling deceit and betrayal in 19th-century Paris

Émile Gaboriau

Publisher: Good Press

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Emile Gaboriau's 'The Clique of Gold' is a riveting detective novel that offers a captivating portrayal of crime and corruption in 19th-century Paris. The novel follows the investigation of a wealthy banker's suspicious death, unveiling a web of deceit and betrayal within high society. Gaboriau's writing style is characterized by vivid descriptions, intricate plot twists, and meticulous attention to detail, making 'The Clique of Gold' a gripping read for fans of classic mystery literature. Set against the backdrop of political unrest and economic upheaval, the novel provides a fascinating look into the social dynamics of the time. Emile Gaboriau, often hailed as the father of detective fiction, drew inspiration from his background in journalism and law to craft compelling crime narratives. His keen insight into human nature and astute observations of society's flaws are evident in 'TheClique of Gold,' making it a seminal work in the genre. Gaboriau's skillful storytelling and masterful character development set him apart as a pioneer of the detective novel. For readers who enjoy intricate mysteries set in a historical context, 'The Clique of Gold' is a must-read. Gaboriau's expertly crafted plot and engaging characters will keep you guessing until the very end, making this novel a classic of the genre.
Available since: 11/21/2019.
Print length: 434 pages.

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