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The Alien Huntress Series Alien Huntress lGuing he doesn t uite have the flair and style of Sherlock Holmes Still very good though I am reading through a collection of his short tales That is another of your odd notions said the Prefect who had a fashion of calling everything odd that was beyond his comprehension and thusived amid an absolute Activism and the American Novel legion of oddities As noted this wasife preserver book bought for oose change and kept In My Truck For Just my truck for just an occasion Poe s Dupin stories are cerebral but not charming There is ittle here of atmosphere nor much banter Upon reflection there isn t much humanity at all on display These are exercises examples of a methodology It is easy to see how compelling Dupin s improbable genius was to readers The allure continues to our own jaded days Note to self all days have been jaded The Victorians "are currently reading these poe mysteries to see "currently reading these Poe mysteries to see they influenced the detective genre and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle s Sherlock Holmes in particular I thought it would be interesting to read along and find out how the genre began and to see how much inspiration Doyle got from Poe I am no Sherlock scholar at all having only read The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes as of yet But boy Doyle succeeded where Poe failed Both detectives Poe s Dupin and Doyle s Sherlock are arrogant and sometimes Poe failed Both detectives Poe s Dupin and Doyle s Sherlock are arrogant and sometimes in their great wisdom but where Sherlock has an eccentricity and original uirky charm that makes him A Love No Less Two Centuries of African American Love Letters likable despite his arrogance Dupin is just an annoying twat Listen to me talk for ages and ages and ages about how extremely intelligent I am youittle ignorant fool I am the master of observation and inference and you don t hold a candle to me Bla bla bla algebra and analysis bla bla bla the silly French police bla bla bla oh I am so clever bla bla bla is basically what I hear coming out of his mouth all the time It takes Dupin six pages to explain something Sherlock would explain in three sentences because he has to aggrandize himself along the way making sure that the reader is fed up with him by the end of his tiresome monologues But maybe it is just that the characters were not very well developed in Poe s mysteries both the narrator and Dupin are practically non entities There is not that Places of Their Own: African American Suburbanization in the Twentieth Century (Historical Studies of Urban America) lovely interplay here that exists between Sherlock and Watson Most of the stories consist of newspaper readings and Dupin s monologues Dupin and the narrator are rarely at the scene of the crime or out investigating It seems as if Dupin has the solutions to the mysteries the minute he is told there is a mystery Ateast with Sherlock we get to follow him around watch him investigate deduct and infer which means that we as readers get to guess who the perpetrators can be Dupin cheats us of that by knowing everything immediatelyAlsoThe first mystery has a disappointingly easy solution the second one has no solution and the third one was way too implausible for me Disappointed MeYes. Omplete manual of detective theory and practice” Indeed Poe’s short mysteries inspired the creation of countless iterary sleuths among them Sherlock Holmes Today the uniue Dupin stories still stand out as utterly engrossing page turne. ,


The Murders in the Rue Morgue C Auguste Dupin #1 3

Summary The Murders in the Rue Morgue C Auguste Dupin #1 3

An inuiry will afford us amusement The Murders in the Rue Morgue is considered the first detective fiction story Poe s
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detective fiction tales featuring Auguste Dupin The Billionaires Arranged Baby 3 laid the groundwork for future detectives initerature Sir Arthur Conan Doyle said Each of Poe s detective stories is a root from which a whole iterature has developed Where was the detective story "UNTIL POE BREATHED THE BREATH OF LIFE INTO IT "Poe breathed the breath of ife into it character of Dupin became the prototype for many future fictional detectives including Arthur Conan Doyle s Sherlock Holmes and Agatha Christie s Hercule Poirot source WikipediaI read this story first in high school Alien later in college I remember I didn tike it first but 10 Essential Survivor Secrets to Liberate Yourself from Narcissistic Abuse later Iearned to a Poe s Auguste Dupin is known as the first proper fictional detective in Lights, Camera, Action (Paranormal Talent Agency Book 1) literary history and may I say only his being the first can justify hisengthy pedantic self satisfied harangues The middle story The Mystery of Marie Rog t is the weakest narratively speaking of the three though no doubt it makes for a wonderful essay either on state of the art methods of detection on anguage processing or on contemporary journalism While I ve certainly read entertaining detective stories Dupin s are a one of a kind piece of work he may not be one of my favourites but if that of the favourites wasn t a somewhat exclusive category then they wouldn t be called favourites at all Consider this a heads up there s going to be some classic detective iterature The Nonlinear Workbook: Chaos, Fractals, Celluar Automata, Neural Networks, Genetic Algorithms, Gene Expression Programming, Support Vector Machine, Wavelets, Hidden Markov M lingering around my readingist for the next few months And you can t write a potted history of it without starting vaguely in the vicinity of C Auguste Dupin Actually you probably can t start it without the Arabian Nights don t worry I didn t But then I skipped forward to PoeWhen I sat down to read Rue Morgue I was all set to tick something off my Coming Out of Communism list a book I should have read years ago but had never managed to Unfortunately I couldn t because it turns out that I have read it before after all I ve no memory of doing so but I definitely knew what happened Purloined Letter the same and not just because Arthur Conan Doyle nicked half the idea and did it I think better in ateast two stories A Scandal in Bohemia and what s that one where they break into the guy s house The only really new to me one was Marie Roget and it s definitely the weakest of the threeThey were perfectly fine stories but as with any real genre setters they suffer because a century of writers took the same ideas and tried to do them better And for the Ways of Knowing About Birth large part they succeededSo on I skipped to Wilkie Collins whoet s be honest can do no wrong in my eyes Also happening in the next few months Christie and Sayers Highsmith Chandler McBain Sjowall and Wahloo Mosley and if I can possibly wangle it Dirk Gently It s a funny old genre and I ove it Sherlock Holmes you re a selfish bastard Do you know why You ruined this story for me Damn you Sherlock. Includes “The Murders in the Rue Morgue” “The Mystery of Marie Rogêt” and “The Purloined Letter” Between 1841 and 1844 Edgar Allan Poe invented the genre of detective fiction with three mesmerizing stories of a young French ec. ,
No I m just kidding I think you re great really Sherlock "It s only because of your greatness that this story was weak "s only because of your greatness that this story was weak I did want to enjoy it I suppose it s not your fault really your creator did take Poe s idea and make it much better You just came along for the ride Okay so et s get serious A Reading Africa into American Literature lot of writers owe aot to Edgar Allan Poe This work helped to define the detective story this may be so but other writers certainly made it better For me Poe is at his finest when he is entrenched in the world of darkness horror and the maddening wired He is a great gothic writer but I don t think he is great with detective stories Well at BWWM (Interracial African American Billionaire Baby Romance Marriage Urban) least not with this one These stories may get better but as for the first in the series this There are very few people with any knowledge ofiterature who have not heard of the character Sherlock Holmes Beloved by readers for over a century Conan Doyle crafted a pompous and overly confident detective that always seems to be on the trail of even the cleverest criminals But this review is not about Sherlock Holmes It is about the man who is responsible for influencing the creator of this character His name is Auguste Dupin a Frenchman This detective created by Edgar Allan Poe appears in only three short stories but these stories really pack a punch and offer a very satisfying introduction to the detective fiction genre Poe s writing here is complex Although these stories appear short they should be read slowly and reuire a ittle concentration as usual because these stories Murders in the Rue Morgue Mystery "Of Marie Roget And The " Marie Roget and the Letter feature very ittle action and are of a discussion of the science of deductive reasoning Although this is not for everybody I believe Poe really shows off his The Progressive Guide to Alternative Media and Activism Project Censored Open Media Pamphlet Series 8 literary genius here and can take credit for creating the entire mystery genre I decided to read Poe s Dupin stories after reading this exchange between Watson and Sherlock Holmes in A Study in ScarletIt is simple enough as you explain it I said smiling You remind me of Edgar Allen Poe s Dupin I had no idea that such individuals did exist outside of storiesSherlock Holmes rose andit his pipe No doubt you think that you are complimenting me in comparing me to Dupin he observed Now in my opinion Dupin was a very inferior fellow That trick of his of breaking in a very inferior fellow That trick of his of breaking in his friends thoughts with an apropos remark after a uarter of an hour s silence is really very showy and superficial He had some analytical genius no doubt but he was by no means suc The mysteries themselves were well written the endings unexpected However I didn t care for this as an audio book Accustomed to a cup Sherlock and Watson Poriot and Hastings I didn t care for the narrator being referred to as friend there was no relationship which made the connections to each story shallower This is of a mystery than a tale of horror and even though C Auguste Dupin is intri. Centric named C Auguste Dupin Introducing to In My Shoes literature the concept of applying reason to solving crime these tales brought Poe fame and fortune Yearsater Dorothy Sayers would describe “The Murders in the Rue Morgue” as “almost a ,