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The Count's Millions - Unraveling a Wealthy Count's Mysterious Fortune - cover

The Count's Millions - Unraveling a Wealthy Count's Mysterious Fortune

Émile Gaboriau

Publisher: Good Press

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Emile Gaboriau's 'The Count's Millions' is a riveting detective novel that follows the investigations of police commissioner Lecoq as he unravels a complex web of deceit surrounding the mysterious disappearance of a wealthy count's fortune. Gaboriau's narrative is characterized by its use of suspenseful plot twists and meticulous attention to detail, drawing readers into the intricacies of the crime at hand. Set against the backdrop of 19th century Paris, the novel showcases Gaboriau's skill in creating atmospheric settings that enhance the overall tension of the story. As a pioneer of the detective fiction genre, Gaboriau's work laid the foundation for future mystery writers such as Arthur Conan Doyle and Agatha Christie. His influence can be seen in the intricate plotting and character development present in 'The Count's Millions.' Readers who enjoy classic detective fiction with a nuanced exploration of human nature will find Gaboriau's novel a compelling and engaging read.
Available since: 11/21/2019.
Print length: 330 pages.

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