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The Emperor's Snuff-Box Beside The Dead Body Of Sir Maurice Lawes Are The Shattered Fragments Of A Snuff Box That Once Belonged To Napoleon These Fragments Tell A Tale, Or Rather Two Tales, One True And One False Now, An English Expert In Criminology Forces The Evidence To Tell The Truth About What Happened And To Point Out The Real Murderer

About the Author: John Dickson Carr

Carter Dickson, Carr Dickson and Roger Fairbairn.John Dickson Carr was born in Uniontown, Pennsylvania, in 1906 It Walks by Night, his first published detective novel, featuring the Frenchman Henri Bencolin, was published in 1930 Apart from Dr Fell, whose first appearance was in Hag s Nook in 1933, Carr s other series detectives published under the nom de plume of

10 thoughts on “The Emperor's Snuff-Box

  1. says:

    For fans of Midsomer Murders, this could easily be an episode straight out of the series I definitely did not predict who the murderer was or how the murder happened I think the characters could have used a bit development and there were some slight misogynistic tones to the book not uncommon for the time when it was written though Howev

  2. says:

    Finally, I have read a John Dickson Carr book This has been one of those authors I ve been wanting to read for a very long time, and now that I ve finally done it, I can see myself reading a lot This was a mystery that was carefully crafted and full of tension, which is amazing given how short of a period of time the story takes place in Normally

  3. says:

    I became hooked on John Dickson Carr when I read The Devil in Velvet His best books were written in the Golden Age of detective fiction, the 1920s, 1930s and early 40s.The author always left a clue in his books as to who had committed the murder Sometimes I could achieve this but other times, as in this book, I couldn t.Based in France, the story begins wh

  4. says:

    A neat murder mystery with the main clues hidden in plain sight and a snarky author s voice Dated, especially in respect to the main female characters, but I had an enjoyable time with it.

  5. says:

    Actually seven stars, if that is possible A masterpiece This is the third time that I ve read the book and even though I knew who the murderer was I still could not put it down And when I was finished I looked at the ebook version and read the first chapter again The story is so good, so well written and so brilliantly conceived This is not an impossible crime like most of

  6. says:

    4,5 stelle perch 5 sono solo per i capolavorimi piaciuto tantissimomolto scorrevole e trama fluida e piacevole Gran bel giallo con un finale nn impossibile da prevedere, ma comunque intrigante e originale

  7. says:

    Polisiye okumay o kadar ok zlemi im ki Kusursuz bir polisiye roman yla zlemimi gidermek iyi geldi Karakterler tan d k ve samimi Kitapta bir yer vard Akl k tlar son b l mde a rtmaya al an b y k dedektif pozlar nda de ilim. 19.y zy l polisiyelerini zetledin be Ben polisiyelerdeki kli eleri seviyorum ya Her zaman olmasa da o u zaman o heyecan tekrar tekrar ya at yor zellikle belirli bir yazarda

  8. says:

    A wickedly clever plot from John Dickson Carr One star deducted as I think the final romantic scene was a bit too cheesy.

  9. says:

    Rieccolo Dopo l infelice parentesi data da La Casa e da La corte delle streghe , ritornato il maestro della camera chiusa nella sua forma pi brillante e ingegnosa che io amo tanto E quando questo Carr a regalarmi ore di lettura, non ce n proprio per nessuno Ti volti e l ombra di passaggio che intravedi nel salotto di casa ti pare quella dell assassino, avanzante con passo furtivo e avvolto nel suo impermeabil

  10. says:

    Good light reading John Dickson Carr wrote many detective stories under several different pseudonyms The Emperor s SnuffBox is representative of the fine stories he created It s based on the classic conundrum of the man having an affair with a married woman They are in a bedroom when they witness a murder being committed in a room across the street They are the only witnesses and when an innocent man is charged with t

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