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The Poe shadow : a novel

Author: Matthew Pearl
Publisher: New York : Random House Large Print, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : English : 1st large print edView all editions and formats
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After the death of Edgar Allan Poe, a young lawyer, Quentin Clark, hopes to salvage the author's reputation by investigating the puzzling circumstances of his death. Clark journeys to France to seek the aid of the real-life model for Poe's detective C. Auguste Dupin, but finds that the investigation puts him in danger.
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Genre/Form: Large type books
Mystery fiction
Historical fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Edgar Allan Poe
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Matthew Pearl
ISBN: 0739326252 9780739326251
OCLC Number: 760100224
Description: 579 pages (large print) ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Matthew Pearl.

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After the death of Edgar Allan Poe, a young lawyer, Quentin Clark, hopes to salvage the author's reputation by investigating the puzzling circumstances of his death. Clark journeys to France to seek the aid of the real-life model for Poe's detective C. Auguste Dupin, but finds that the investigation puts him in danger.

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