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De moordenaar was een Schot

De moordenaar was een Schot

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Grootdruk; 155
Title
De moordenaar was een Schot
Author
John Dickson Carr
Language
Dutch
Original language
English
Original title
The case of the constant suicides
Publisher
Eindhoven: Grootdruk-Uitgeverij, 1982
323 p.

About John Dickson Carr

John Dickson Carr (November 30, 1906 – February 27, 1977) was an American author of detective stories, who also published using the pseudonyms Carter Dickson, Carr Dickson, and Roger Fairbairn.

Carr is generally regarded as one of the greatest writers of so-called "Golden Age" mysteries; complex, plot-driven stories in which the puzzle is paramount. He was influenced in this regard by the works of Gaston Leroux and by the Father Brown stories of G. K. Chesterton. He was a master of the so-called locked room mystery, in which a detective solves apparently impossible crimes. The Dr. Fell mystery The Hollow Man (1935), usually considered Carr's masterpiece, was selected in 1981 as the best locked-room mystery of all time by a panel of 17 mystery authors and reviewers. He also wrote a number of historical mysteries.

A resident of England for a number of years, Carr is often grouped among "British-style" mystery writers. Most (though not …Read more on Wikipedia