Oscar Wilde and the Dead Man's Smile, Paperback

Oscar Wilde and the Dead Man's Smile Paperback

Part of the Oscar Wilde Mystery series


In OSCAR WILDE AND THE DEAD MAN'S SMILE, the third in Gyles Brandreth's acclaimed Oscar Wilde Murder Mysteries series featuring Oscar Wilde and Arthur Conan Doyle, Oscar risks his life to solve a series of deadly murders in bohemian Paris...'Intelligent, amusing and entertaining' Alexander McCall Smith Paris, 1883.

Oscar Wilde, aged twenty-seven, has come to the city of decadence to discover its charms, to rekindle his friendship with the divine Sarah Bernhardt and to collaborate with France's most celebrated actor-manager, Edmond La Grange.

Oscar discovers dark secrets lying at the heart of the La Grange company, and is confronted by murders both foul and bizarre.

To solve the crimes, to unravel the mystery, Oscar risks his life - and his reputation - embarking on a dangerous adventure that takes him from bohemian night clubs to an asylum for the insane, from a duel in the Buttes de Chaumont to the gates of Reading Gaol.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 384 pages
  • Publisher: John Murray General Publishing Division
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Crime & mystery
  • ISBN: 9780719569906



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