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Simenon, Georges 1903-1989

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Maigret and the yellow dog by Georges Simenon( Book )

257 editions published between 1931 and 2014 in 20 languages and held by 2,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Jules Maigret investigates the murder of a prominent citizen of a little town on the coast of Brittany and, rather than make a quick arrest of a sad-eyed waitress who has seen too much, stays until justice is done
Maigret and the man on the bench by Georges Simenon( Book )

130 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 1,867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Louis Thouret is found stabbed in the back in a cul-de-sac off the boulevard Saint-Martin, wearing clothes his wife has never seen before
Maigret and the gangsters by Georges Simenon( Book )

96 editions published between 1952 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 1,672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A body that vanishes after it's tossed from a speeding car arouses Maigret's suspicions that mobsters from America are in Paris. Beginning his careful investigation, the detective relentlessly questions a shady restaurateur but gets no solid leads to the imported criminals or their presumed victim. Maigret gradually realizes that friends from the FBI are working behind his back and pride insists that he compete with them to solve the case. Simenon gives a larky twist to his seriocomic police procedural, as riveting as his graver works
Maigret and the madwoman by Georges Simenon( Book )

76 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in 9 languages and held by 1,596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An elderly woman who has repeatedly sought Chief Superintendent Maigret's help over an intruder in her apartment is mysteriously murdered
Maigret sets a trap by Georges Simenon( Book )

173 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 13 languages and held by 1,531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of murders in Paris force Chief Inspector Maigret to set a trap at the risk of causing another crime
Maigret goes home by Georges Simenon( Book )

161 editions published between 1932 and 2010 in 9 languages and held by 1,487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everyone is suspect: Metayer, the countess's secretary; Gautier, the steward of the estate; Count de Saint-Fiacre, her son; and even the priest, the lawyer, and the doctor. This is a tale of aristocrats fallen on hard times and of a profligate son who in the final hour finds unexpected strength of character
Maigret and the bum by Georges Simenon( Book )

123 editions published between 1963 and 2010 in 10 languages and held by 1,461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The famed inspector must protect the life of a vagrant who refuses to obey society's rules
Maigret's war of nerves by Georges Simenon( Book )

146 editions published between 1931 and 2014 in 14 languages and held by 1,438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Commissaris Maigret, overtuigd van de onschuld van een wegens moord ter dood veroordeelde, weet gedaan te krijgen dat deze de kans krijgt uit de gevangenis te ontsnappen om daardoor de ware schuldige op het spoor te komen
Maigret and the burglar's wife by Georges Simenon( Book )

147 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 1,431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une femme, surnommée la Grande Perche à cause de sa grande taille, et qui, dans le passé, a été arrêtée par Maigret, vient trouver le célèbre commissaire pour lui demander de l'aide car son mari se trouve mêlé à une étrange affaire
Maigret in Holland by Georges Simenon( Book )

140 editions published between 1931 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 1,349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Maigret is in the town of Delfzijl to investigate the murder of a local teacher, and he encounters two clues, several suspects, and a nearby path which is lit every fifteen seconds by a lighthouse beam
Maigret bides his time by Georges Simenon( Book )

92 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in 11 languages and held by 1,306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The chief suspect in the murder of master jewel thief Manuel Palmari is Palmari's young mistress, but Inspector Maigret suspects others as well, including the mysterious and gross Monsieur Louis
Maigret and the black sheep by Georges Simenon( Book )

74 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maigret's revolver by Georges Simenon( Book )

107 editions published between 1952 and 2009 in 11 languages and held by 1,259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The macabre discovery of a corpse in a railway trunk leads the Inspector to the realization that his gun will be used as a vengeance weapon unless he can find his mysterious visitor. The chase sends Maigret across the channel to London to investigate one killing and prevent another
Maigret's boyhood friend by Georges Simenon( Book )

30 editions published between 1940 and 1992 in 6 languages and held by 1,237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maigret is visited by Leon Florentin, an old schoolfriend, last seen accompanied by an elegant Parisienne twenty years ago. Now, disreputable and shabby, he tells Maigret that the lady of loose morals he was living with was shot while he was in the cupboard of the next room. He protests his innocence but, when Josephine's savings are found in Florentin's flat, Maigret must discover if things are as straightforward as they appear
Maigret and the toy village by Georges Simenon( Book )

38 editions published between 1968 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 1,226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maigret just could not understand why anyone should murder an old man with a mania for keeping himself to himself and the enquiry was not made easier by Félicie the housekeeper to whom lying came as naturally as breathing
Maigret on the Riviera by Georges Simenon( Book )

102 editions published between 1932 and 2010 in 12 languages and held by 1,143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The balmy, relaxing Cote d'Azur is not exactly conducive to investigating a murder, and Inspector Jules Maigret has trouble taking the murder of an inoffensive, middle-aged Australian seriously. A deft, psychologically fascinating story about men who kick over the traces--and of men who do not
Maigret and the killer by Georges Simenon( Book )

13 editions published between 1969 and 1992 in English and French and held by 1,126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maigret's pickpocket by Georges Simenon( Book )

69 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 1,100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maigret's rival by Georges Simenon( Book )

18 editions published between 1979 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 1,093 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maigret in court by Georges Simenon( Book )

103 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in 11 languages and held by 1,085 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Translated by Robert Brain. Translation of "Maigret aux Assises""A Helen and Kurt Wolff book."
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Maigret on the Riviera
Alternative Names

controlled identityAntibes, Germain d', 1903-1989

controlled identityBobette, 1903-1989

controlled identityBrulls, Christian, 1903-1989

controlled identityDersonne, Jacques, 1903-1989

controlled identityDorsage, Jean, 1903-1989

controlled identityDorsan, Luc, 1903-1989

controlled identityDu Perry, Jean, 1903-1989

controlled identityGeorges, Georges-Martin, 1903-1989

controlled identityGom Gut (Writer), 1903-1989

controlled identityIsly, Georges d', 1903-1989

controlled identityKim, 1903-1989

controlled identityPlick et Plock (Writer), 1903-1989

controlled identityPoum et Zette (Writer), 1903-1989

controlled identitySim, Georges, 1903-1989

controlled identityVialis, Gaston, 1903-1989

Antibes, Germain d'.

Antibes Germain d' 1903-1989

Aramis 1903-1989


Bobette 1903-1989

Brulls , Christian

Brulls Christian 1903-1989

Brulls, Christian, pseud. de Georges Simenon

Brulls, Christisan.

Caraman, Georges

Caraman Georges 1903-1989

Charles, J.-K

Charles J.-K. 1903-1989

Christian, Joseph, 1903-1989

D’Antibes, Germain, 1903-1989

D’Isly, Georges, 1903-1989

D'Antibes, Germain.

D'Antibes, Germain 1903-1989

Dersonne, Jacques.

Dersonne Jacques 1903-1989

Dersonne Jacques, pseud. de Georges Simenon

Dersonnes, jacques, 1903-1989

D'Isly, Georges.

D'Isly, Georges 1903-1989

Dorsage, Jean.

Dorsage Jean 1903-1989

Dorsan , Luc

Dorsan Luc 1903-1989

Dorsan, Luc, pseud. de Georges Simenon

Dorsange, jean, 1903-1989

Dorssage, Jean 1903-1989

Dossage, Jean.

Dossage Jean 1903-1989

Du Peny, Jean, pseud. de Georges Simenon

Du Perry, Jean.

Du Perry Jean 1903-1989

Georges, Georges 1903-1989

Georges, Georges Martin.

Georges, Georges-Martin 1903-1989

Georges, Georges-Martin, pseud. de Georges Simenon


Georges Martin-Georges 1903-1989

Germain d'Antibes

Germain d'Antibes 1903-1989

Gom Gut

Gom Gut 1903-1989

Gut, Gom 1903-1989

Isly, Georges d'.

Isly Georges d' 1903-1989


Kim 1903-1989

Kosta, Victor.

Kosta, Victor 1903-1989

La Deshabilleuse, 1903-1989

Martin-George, George

Martin-George George 1903-1989

Martin-Georges, Georges

Martin-Georges Georges 1903-1989

Monsieur Le Coq, 1903-1989

Perry, Jean Du.

Perry, Jean du 1903-1989

Pertius, Maurice 1903-1989

Pertuis, Maurice

Pertuis Maurice 1903-1989

Plick et Plock

Plick et Plock 1903-1989

Poum et Zette

Poum et Zette 1903-1989

Rome, Jacques 1903-1989

Sandor, Jean.

Sandor Jean 1903-1989

Sim, G. 1903-1989

Sim , Georges

Sim Georges 1903-1989

Sim, Georges, pseud. de Georges Simenon


Simenon, ..., 1903-1989

Simenon, George 1903-1989

Simenon, Georges

Simenon, Georges Joseph

Simenon, Georges Joseph Chrtien, 1903-1989

Simenon , Georges Joseph Christian

Simenon, Georges Joseph Christian 1903-1989

Simenon, G'orz' 1903-1989

Simenon, Ž. 1903-1989

Simenon, Zh. 1903-1989

Simenon, Zh. (Zhorzh,), 1903-1989

Simenon, Zhorzh.

Simenon, Zhorzh 1903-1989

Simenon, Žorž.

Simenon, Žorž, 1903-1989

Simenons, Žoržs, 1903-1989

Simeon, ... 1903-1989

Sīmūnūn, Ǧūrǧ, 1903-1989

Vaillis, Gaston 1903-1989

Vialis, Gaston.

Vialis Gaston 1903-1989

Vialis, Gaston, pseud. de Georges Simenon

Viallis, Gaston

Viallis Gaston 1903-1989

Violis, G.

Violis G. 1903-1989

Сименон, Ж. (Жорж), 1903-1989

Сименон, Жорж, 1903-1989

Сименон, Жорж Жозэ Кристиан, 1903-1989

جورج سيمنون، 1903-1989

جورج سيمونون، 1903-1989

シムノン, ジョルジュ


西姆農, (比利時), 1903-1989

Maigret and the man on the benchMaigret and the madwomanMaigret sets a trapMaigret goes homeMaigret and the bumMaigret and the burglar's wifeMaigret in HollandMaigret bides his time