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The Resource Maigret in New York, Georges Simenon ; translated by Linda Coverdale

Maigret in New York, Georges Simenon ; translated by Linda Coverdale

Label
Maigret in New York
Title
Maigret in New York
Statement of responsibility
Georges Simenon ; translated by Linda Coverdale
Title variation
  • Inspector Maigret in New York's Underworld
  • Maigret in New York's Underworld
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Contributor
Author
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Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
When the son of a wealthy businessman fears for his father's life, Maigret is plucked from retirement to visit New York on an unlikely quest. The twenty-seventh book in the new Penguin Marigret series. Aged 56 and in his first year of retirement at Meung-sur-Loire, Maigret is surprised with a visit by Jean, the son of wealthy New York businessman John Maura. With the assistance of his aging lawyer, Jean convinces Maigret to accompany him to New York, where he believes his father is in danger. But things take an unexpected turn upon their arrival when it is Jean himself who disappears. Set against the mysterious backdrop of New York CIty, Maigret's investigation must unearth old crimes, outsamrt treacherous characters, and overcome his status as an outsider policeman in the city
Member of
Storyline
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Additional physical form
Also issued online.
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204052
Cataloging source
SALS
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1903-1989
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Simenon, Georges
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Adult
Language note
Translated from the French
Literary form
novels
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Coverdale, Linda
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True
Series statement
Inspector Maigret
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  • College students
  • Police
  • Maigret, Jules (Fictitious character)
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Maigret in New York, Georges Simenon ; translated by Linda Coverdale
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Copyright
Note
First published in French as 'Maigret a New York' by Presses de la Cite 1947
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000057078163
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
183 pages
Isbn
9780241206362
Lccn
2016285232
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)921863926
Label
Maigret in New York, Georges Simenon ; translated by Linda Coverdale
Link
Publication
Copyright
Note
First published in French as 'Maigret a New York' by Presses de la Cite 1947
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000057078163
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
183 pages
Isbn
9780241206362
Lccn
2016285232
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)921863926

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