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The Purloined Letter - Community Reviews back

by Edgar Allan Poe
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BlondeBookBee rated it 9 years ago
It was good. But I've read better detectives
heidenkind rated it 9 years ago
Definitely the best of Poe's Dupin mysteries.
Bonnie rated it 10 years ago
"Perhaps it is the very simplicity of the thing which puts you at fault."Compared to the works of Arthur Conan Doyle, this was one I knew I couldn't possibly miss. I could see some similarities, but naturally, Sherlock was sorely missed. In his place, Poe's writing was an adequate replacement. The s...
mashahsam rated it 11 years ago
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Bettie's Books rated it 12 years ago
At Paris, just after dark one gusty evening in the autumn of 18--, I was enjoying the twofold luxury of meditation and meerschaum in company with my friend, C. Auguste Dupin, in his little back library, or book-closet, au troisième, No. 33 Rue Dunot, Faubourg St. Germain.
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