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The Chinese Maze Murders

A Judge Dee Mystery (Gulik, Robert Hans, Judge Dee Mystery.)

by Robert Hans van Gulik

  • 321 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by University Of Chicago Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Crime & mystery,
  • 20th Century English Novel And Short Story,
  • Mystery And Suspense Fiction,
  • Fiction - Mystery/ Detective,
  • Mystery/Suspense,
  • Mystery & Detective - Police Procedural,
  • Di, Renjie,
  • Fiction / Mystery & Detective / Police Procedural,
  • Mystery & Detective - General,
  • 629-700,
  • China,
  • Di, Renjie,,
  • Fiction,
  • Judges

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesJudge Dee (1)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9405012M
    ISBN 100226848787
    ISBN 109780226848785

    The Chinese Maze Murders: A Judge Dee Mystery eBook: Robert van Gulik: : Kindle Store/5(48). The Chinese Maze Murders A Chinese Detective Story Suggested by Three Original Ancient Chinese Plots (Book): Gulik, Robert Hans van: Poisoned plums, a cryptic scroll picture, passionate love letters, and a hidden murderer with a penchant for torturing and killing women lead Judge Dee to the heart of the Governor's garden maze and the answers to three interwoven mysteries.

    The Chinese Maze Murders represents Robert van Gulik’s first venture into writing suspense novels after the success of Dee Gong An, his translation of an anonymous Chinese detective novel from the sixteenth century. The Chinese Maze Murders by Robert van Gulik A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text.

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