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The Mahé circle

Author: Georges Simenon; Sian Reynolds
Publisher: London : Penguin Books Ltd, 2014.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The first English publication of Georges Simenon's compelling novel about summer escape and elusive obsessions. 'The island itself. Its throbbing heat as if in a belljar under the sun, the scorpion in his son's bed, the deafening sound of cicadas' During his first holiday on the island of Porquerolles Dr Mahe caught a glimpse of something irresistible. As the memory continues to haunt him, he falls prey to a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Psychological fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Simenon, Georges, 1903-1989.
Mahé circle
(OCoLC)876285352
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Georges Simenon; Sian Reynolds
ISBN: 9780698157538 0698157532 9780141977928 0141977922
OCLC Number: 907676278
Language Note: Translated from French.
Description: 1 online resource.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Other Titles: Cercle des Mahé.
Responsibility: Georges Simenon ; translated by Siân Reynolds.

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During his first holiday on the island of Porquerolles Dr Mahe caught a glimpse of something irresistible. As the memory continues to haunt him, he falls prey to a delusion that may offer an escape  Read more...

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'One of the greatest writers of the twentieth century...Simenon was unequalled at making us look inside, though the ability was masked by his brilliance at absorbing us obsessively in his stories.' Read more...

 
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