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Chinese Gold Murders (Judge Dee Mystery)

Robert Hans van Gulik

Chinese Gold Murders (Judge Dee Mystery)

by Robert Hans van Gulik

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Harper & Row .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mystery & Detective - Police Procedural,
  • 20th Century English Novel And Short Story,
  • Fiction - Mystery/ Detective,
  • Mystery/Suspense,
  • Fiction,
  • Mystery and detective stories

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesJudge Dee (3)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9230042M
    ISBN 100060152060
    ISBN 109780060152062

    Jan 17,  · The Chinese Gold Murders () was originally published in Dutch as Fantoom in Foe-lai (Phantom in Foe-lai, ) and have always considered it to be the best of the Judge Dee consumersnewhomeconstruction.com this judgment dates back to the mids. So it was time to put my long-held conviction to the test and reread the book to see whether or not the story would hold up. The Chinese Gold Murders (Judge Dee Mysteries) by Van Gulik, Robert and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at consumersnewhomeconstruction.com

    Apr 02,  · Although The Chinese Gold Murders is not Van Gulik’s first-written Judge Dee book, it is the first story he provides in the chronology of Judge Dee’s extensive career. In fact, at the conclusion of the book (needless spoiler alert: he gets his man), Judge Dee apologizes: “A more experienced magistrate would doubtless have unraveled this. Although The Chinese Gold Murders is not the first book published in Robert van Gulik's Judge Dee mysteries, it tells of the beginning of Judge Dee's career as a magistrate. His first appointment takes him to the coastal town of Peng-lai to replace a recently murdered magistrate. His first task is to investigate his predecessor's murder.4/5(11).

    Feb 29,  · In this, the second book in Robert van Gulik's classic mystery series of ancient China, Judge Dee must look into the murder of his predecessor. His job is complicated by the simultaneous disappearance of his chief clerk and the new bride of a wealthy local shipowner. Meanwhile, a tiger is /5(2). Buy Chinese Gold Murders New edition by Robert van Gulik (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(7).


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The Chinese Gold Murders book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A.D. In this, the second book in Robert van Gulik's 4/5. Mar 05,  · The Chinese Gold Murders: A Judge Dee Detective Story (Judge Dee Mysteries) Paperback – August 3, by Robert Van Gulik (Author) out of 5 stars 32 ratings.

Book 1 of 17 in the Judge Dee Series. See all 28 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions 4/5(32). The Chinese Gold Murders is a gong'an historical mystery novel written by Robert van Gulik and set in Imperial China (roughly speaking the Tang Dynasty).It is a fiction based on the real character of Judge Dee (Ti Jen-chieh or Di Renjie), a magistrate and statesman of the Tang court, who lived roughly – The book includes a map of the fictional town of consumersnewhomeconstruction.comher: Michael Joseph (UK), Harper & Brothers (US).

Sep 22,  · Fans of Alexander McCall Smith's No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series will thrill to this reissue of the first volume in Robert van Gulik's classic Chinese Murders series. The Chinese Bell Murders introduces the great Judge Dee, a magistrate of the city of Poo-yang in ancient China/5(23).

Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital consumersnewhomeconstruction.com projects include the Wayback Machine, consumersnewhomeconstruction.com and consumersnewhomeconstruction.com The Chinese Maze Murders by Robert Hans van Gulik, is very different from books with younger (more innocent/pure) characters in fantasy/sci-fi settings that I am usually drawn to.

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The Chinese Gold Murders A Judge Dee Detective Story. by Robert Van Gulik. In this, the second book in Robert van Gulik's classic mystery series of ancient China, Judge Dee must look into the murder of his predecessor.

His job is complicated by the simultaneous disappearance of his chief clerk and the new bride of a wealthy local shipowner. Meanwhile, a tiger is terrorizing the district, the ghost of the murdered magistrate stalks the tribunal, a prostitute has a.

Although The Chinese Gold Murders is not the first book published in Robert van Gulik's Judge Dee mysteries, it tells of the beginning of Judge Dee's career as a magistrate.4/5(3). Judge Dee was a real Tang dynasty magistrate, but Gulik's novels are based on stories about him from the Ming period.

Taking the setting and plots (and some of the literary conventions) from these stories and from other Chinese texts, and modifying them to suit Western tastes, he has created one of the more engaging detectives it has been my pleasure to encounter. The Chinese Gold Murders (Book): Gulik, Robert Hans van, In this, the second book in Robert van Gulik's classic mystery series of ancient China, Judge Dee must look into the murder of his predecessor.

His job is complicated by the simultaneous disappearance of his chief clerk and the new bride of a wealthy local shipowner. Oct 27,  · The Chinese Gold Murders () by Robert van Gulik. My favorite part of the book is definitely the scene in which Dee attends a performance of a traditional three part mystery play centered around a famous detective known as Judge Yu.

The play provides a important clue while also being a very entertaining little piece that is brought to. Judge Dee (also, Judge Di) is a semi-fictional character based on the historical figure Di Renjie, county magistrate and statesman of the Tang court. The character appeared in the 18th-century Chinese detective and gong'an crime novel Di Gong consumersnewhomeconstruction.com Robert van Gulik came across it in an antiquarian book store in Tokyo, he translated the novel into English and then used the style and First appearance: Celebrated Cases of Judge Dee.

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May 28,  · The Chinese Gold Murders is set at the beginning of Judge Dee's career as a district magistrate (an official responsible for catching criminals as well as sentencing them). In The Chinese Nail Murders he handles his last case as district magistrate; his investigation arouses intense popular unrest and he has to risk dismissal and punishment to /5(2).

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