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Memoirs of Vidocq
- Master of Crime
- By: Francis Eugene Vidocq, Edwin Gile (translator)
- Narrated by: John Mawson
- Length: 14 hrs and 49 mins
Criminal exploits, secret agent intrigue, and clever disguises fill the pages of Francois Eugene Vidocq’s memoirs. A legendary figure in history, Vidocq is known as the first detective and an inspiration to great writers such as Honore de Balzac, Victor Hugo and Edgar Allen Poe. As a player in the criminal underworld, Vidocq is a master of disguises and an accomplished thief, eventually turning his unlawful talents toward catching criminals as the first French chief of secret police.
Detective, Master Thief--Model for Sherlock Holmes
- By Susie on 04-29-13
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