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The Mystery of Orcival

Gaboriau Emile

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ISBN 10: 1434431479 / ISBN 13: 9781434431479
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390 pages. Dimensions: 8.5in. x 5.5in. x 0.9in.mile Gaboriau (1832-1873) was a French novelist, journalist, and a pioneer of modern detective fiction. The Mystery of Orcival is set in 1860s France. This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN. Bookseller Inventory # 9781434431479

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Title: The Mystery of Orcival

Publisher: Wildside Press

Binding: Paperback

Illustrator: Jules Guerin

Book Condition:New

Book Type: Paperback

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Émile Gaboriau (1832-1873) was a French novelist, journalist, and a pioneer of modern detective fiction. The Mystery of Orcival is set in 1860s France.

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Emile Gaboriau (Saujon 1832 Paris 1873) fut hussard en Afrique, chef d'ecurie et s'engagea dans la cavalerie avant de s installer a Paris. Il y devient le secretaire de Paul Feval qui lui fait decouvrir le journalisme. Il publie son premier roman, "L Affaire Lerouge", en 1866. Le succes est tel qu il est engage comme feuilletoniste au "Petit Journal". Emile Gaboriau est considere comme le pere du roman policier francais.Emile Gaboriau (Saujon 1832 Paris 1873) fut hussard en Afrique, chef d'ecurie et s'engagea dans la cavalerie avant de s installer a Paris. Il y devient le secretaire de Paul Feval qui lui fait decouvrir le journalisme. Il publie son premier roman, "L Affaire Lerouge", en 1866. Le succes est tel qu il est engage comme feuilletoniste au "Petit Journal". Emile Gaboriau est considere comme le pere du roman policier francais.Emile Gaboriau (Saujon 1832 Paris 1873) fut hussard en Afrique, chef d'ecurie et s'engagea dans la cavalerie avant de s installer a Paris. Il y devient le secretaire de Paul Feval qui lui fait decouvrir le journalisme. Il publie son premier roman, "L Affaire Lerouge", en 1866. Le succes est tel qu il est engage comme feuilletoniste au "Petit Journal". Emile Gaboriau est considere comme le pere du roman policier francais.Emile Gaboriau (Saujon 1832 Paris 1873) fut hussard en Afrique, chef d'ecurie et s'engagea dans la cavalerie avant de s installer a Paris. Il y devient le secretaire de Paul Feval qui lui fait decouvrir le journalisme. Il publie son premier roman, "L Affaire Lerouge", en 1866. Le succes est tel qu il est engage comme feuilletoniste au "Petit Journal". Emile Gaboriau est considere comme le pere du roman policier francais.

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