The haunted monastery : a Chinese detective story : with eight illustrations drawn by the author in Chinese style

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Judge Dee solves three crimes in one night when he is forced during a violent storm to take refuge in a Taoist sanctuary

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Robert van Gulik (1910–67) was a Dutch diplomat and an authority on Chinese history and culture. His many works include sixteen Judge Dee mysteries, a study of the gibbon in China, and two books on the Chinese lute.

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"If you have not yet discovered Judge Dee, I envy you that initial pleasure." - Robert Kirsch, Los Angeles Times "The China of old, in Mr. van Gulik's skilled hands, comes vividly alive again." - Allen J. Hubin, New York Times Book Review"

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