By Melville Davisson Post
Monsieur Jonquelle is not any traditional prefect of police of Paris. With cool mind and style, he can see into the center of the main puzzling of crimes. From the jungles of the Congo to the sunlight bathed streets of great, criminals will locate themselves outsmarted. This mastermind of poser saves Russian heiresses, seeks out sneaking murderers, uncovers priceless emeralds and methods wily scoundrels into confessions. A vintage detective of the top calibre!
This choice of secret and crime adventures that includes expert and eloquent French detective, Monsieur Jonquelle, written via Mellville Davisson put up, was once first released in 1923.
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