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The mystery of the yellow room

by Gaston Leroux

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Published by Arno Press in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementGaston Leroux.
SeriesLiterature of mystery and detection
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.L5628 My15, PQ2623.E6 My15
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 306 p. ;
Number of Pages306
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5206723M
ISBN 100405078838
LC Control Number75032762
OCLC/WorldCa1976708

This is a LibriVox recording of The Mystery of the Yellow Room, by Gaston Leroux. Read by annise, Stuart Bell, Jc Guan, Ezwa, Simon Larois, Madera, Ted Nugent, O, . In this, his most popular mystery, rival detectives try to crack the following case: Madamoiselle Stangerson retires to bed in the Yellow Room. Suddenly, revolver shots echo through the house and she screams for help. Her father and a servant run to the locked room where they find the wounded girl - alone. The only other exit, a window, is barred.

The Mystery of the Yellow Room is Gaston Leroux's masterpiece, and it turned out to be his most successful book during his lifetime. It is one of the classics of early-twentieth-century detective the heart of the novel is this enigma: how could a murder take place inside a locked room that shows no sign of being entered? The novel is also about the rivalry between the detective /5(32).   Mystery of the Yellow Room | Gaston Leroux | Detective Fiction | Audiobook full unabridged | English | 3/5 Content of the video and Sections beginning time .

The Mystery of the Yellow Room was a book I had heard of but never read - a short story in the 'Foreign Bodies' collection from the British Library which I read recently pastiched it to a certain extent and so I decided it was time to visit the original. The book itself is a beautiful addition to The Detective Club Series and with review quotes /5(65).   A genre-defining novel, The Mystery of the Yellow Room follows the investigation step by step, with thorough descriptions of the crime scene to allow the reader access to the same opaque clues to the crime that the detectives have/5(4).


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The Mystery of the Yellow Room was a book I had heard of but never read - a short story in the 'Foreign Bodies' collection from the British Library which I read recently pastiched it to a certain extent and so I decided it was time to visit the original.

The book itself is a beautiful addition to The Detective Club Series and with review quotes Cited by: 7. The Mystery of the Yellow Room was a book I had heard of but never read - a short story in the 'Foreign Bodies' collection from the British Library which I read recently pastiched it to a certain extent and so I decided it was time to visit the original.

The book itself is a beautiful addition to The Detective Club Series and with review quotes /5(73). The Mystery of the Yellow Room was a book I had heard of but never read - a short story in the 'Foreign Bodies' collection from the British Library which I read recently pastiched it to a certain extent and so I decided it was time to visit the original.

The book itself is a beautiful addition to The Detective Club Series and with review quotes /5(64). Among the mass of papers, legal documents, memoirs, and extracts from newspapers, which I have collected, relating to the mystery of The Yellow Room, there is one very interesting piece; it is a detail of the famous examination which took place that afternoon, in the laboratory of Professor Stangerson, before the Chief of the Surete.

Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project The Mystery of the Yellow Room Language: English: LoC Class: PQ: Language and Literatures: Romance literatures: French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese: Subject: Detective and mystery stories Subject: Rouletabille, Joseph (Fictitious character) -- Fiction Subject: Reporters and Cited by: 7.

The Mystery of the Yellow Room by Gaston Leroux. The Mystery of the Yellow Room was one of the first locked-room mysteries, published serially in France as Le mystère de la chambre jaune in L'Illustration from September to Novemberand as a novel in Leroux's mysteries rival the works of Edgar Allan Poe and Sir Arthur Conan feature it on our collection of Mystery Stories.

By: Gaston Leroux () One of the first locked room mysteries, The Mystery of the Yellow Room focuses on a supposedly impossible crime which has been committed within a locked room.

The novel was initially published in the French periodical L’illustration, and was later published as a book in It is the first of a series of novels featuring the famous fictional reporter Joseph 5/5(20).

Free download or read online The Mystery of the Yellow Room pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Gaston Leroux. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format.

The main characters of this mystery, classics story are Joseph Rouletabille, Jean Sainclair/5. Directed by Bruno Podalydès. With Denis Podalydès, Jean-Noël Brouté, Sabine Azéma, Pierre Arditi.

A woman is sleeping in her bedroom. Her room can not be opened from the outside, but only from inside. When suddenly one night somebody attempted to murder her.

Before the police arrived the killer fled and was not to be found. The police come to investigate who the killer is and how did he /10(K). The Mystery of the Yellow Room: Extraordinary Adventures of Joseph Rouletabille, Reporter (in French Le mystère de la chambre jaune) by Gaston Leroux, is.

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At the heart of the novel is this enigma: how could a murder take place inside a locked room that shows no sign of being entered. This book has been considered by academicians and scholars of great significance and value to literature.

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Read On the Watch of The Mystery of the Yellow Room by Gaston Leroux. The text begins: The act, which staggered me, did not appear to affect Rouletabille much.

We returned to his room and, without even referring to what we had seen, he gave me his final instructions for the night. First we were to go to dinner; after dinner, I was to take my stand in the dark closet and wait there as long as.

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This crime novel was possibly the first to involve a 'locked room mystery', in which an attempted murder takes place, but with no obvious way for the perpetrator to have escaped.

The author, Gaston Leroux, is better known as the author of The Phantom of the Opera: prepare to feel the hairs standing up on the back of your neck (Summary by Stuart Bell)4/5(2).

The bottom line is that I really liked this book -- another ahhhhh read in my history-of-mystery project for It is yet another one, like The Leavenworth Case that comes right down to the wire in unmasking the killer, and yet another that belongs in the category of classic mystery fiction.

The story itself is a mix of crime, investigations, courtroom drama, melodrama, and elements of /5. Mystery of the Yellow Room. By. Gaston Leroux. 4 (3 Reviews) Published: Pages: Downloads: 6, Share This. Mystery of the Yellow Room.

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Mystery of the Yellow Room (5 stars) RaistMajeres. This is a good book. I would have preferred a single performer, however, beggars can not be choosers. This book having been written in I think French, it is not like I would be reading it myself/5(39).The Mystery of the Yellow Room.

by Gaston Leroux. Mademoiselle Stangerson retires to bed in the Yellow Room. Suddenly revolver shots echo through the house and she screams for help. Her father and a servant run to the locked room where they find the wounded girl - alone.

The only other exit, a window - barred. How had the assailant escaped?