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Maigret and the Wine Merchant Maigret Is A Registered Trademark Of The Estate Of Georges Simenon. This was my first Maigret and although I appreciated the author s style, an economical use of language and tight plotting, I must say it was a bit of a disappointment Although billed as a mystery, this short book turned out to be a detective story that reads like a mystery for the first two thirds and concludes in the final third with an exploration of the character and circumstances of the murderer as he makes his confession to Maigret, mirroring the opening incident of the novel The mild cat This was my first Maigret and although I appreciated the author s style, an economic Tightly focused, compassionate study of a criminal. This is a book about having a cold the way your world becomes smeary with phlegm as you blink sneeze When you re sick, all of Paris is sick if you are Maigret, trudging down the Rue Fortuny into the biting north wind, seeking the killer of Oscar Chabut, a wholesale wine merchant whose business was ironically named Le Vin des Moines the wine of monks Oscar died walking out of a whorehouse His mistress whom everyone called the Grasshopper is the only person who wept for him We l This is a book about having a cold the way your world becomes smeary with phlegm as you blink sneeze When you re sick, all of Georges Simenon has accomplished a rather remarkable feat in his extensive collection of Inspector Maigret novelshe writes about murder without making it a parlour game, nor is it so sordid that we wincehe uses very unadorned, simple language although I am reading translations from the French, I assume they are true yet the books have some depth and richnesshe lets us in to the psychology of the crime and the crime solver but never makes it tedious we ll ca Simenon published 75 Maigret novels over four decades and they seem to be stuck in a sort of timeless early 20th century Paris This one is from 1969 and one searches in vain for a temporal clue student rebellion Algeria The Cold War At best, we can note that most households have television.The murder victim, a wealthy wine wholesaler, has been shot leaving a maison de passe It quickly becomes clear that it is not a case of who wanted him dead , rather who didn t want him dead Maig Simenon published 75 Maigret novels over four decades and they seem to be stuck in a sort of timeless early 20th century Paris This one is from 1969 and one searches in vain for a temporal clue student rebellion Algeria The Cold War At best, we can note that most households have television.The murder victim, a wealthy wine wholesaler, has been shot leaving a maison de passe It quickly becomes clear that it is not a case of who wanted him dead , rather who didn t want him dead Maigret s slightly prim demeanor provides a scarcely articulated undercurrent of disdain for the man s entire social set, all of Notes What type of detective is Maigret A justified killing chabutoh i forgotPigou.sorry man Entertaining, fun, engaging. This is one of Georges Simenon s later mysteries it was published in 1970 but it is every bit as good as his masterpieces of the 1930s Maigret and the Wine Merchant is the story of the murder of someone who needed murdering Occasionally, as in several of his earlier books, we see the Chief Superintendent sympathizingwith the murderer than the victim.The interest thing to me if that Simenon himself was something of an ogre, somewhat like his murder victim Oscar Chabut Both Simenon This is one of Georges Simenon s later mysteries it was published in 1970 but it is every bit as good as his masterpieces of the 1930s Maigret and the Wine Merchant is the story of the murder of someone who needed murdering Occasionally, as in several of his earlier books, we see the Chief Superintendent sympathizingwith the murderer than the victim.The interest thing to me if that Simenon himself was something o Not bad Not great Simple story, easy read, interesting comments about the society and people way of thinking.


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