[Ebook] ➦ Picture Imperfect and Other Byomkesh Bakshi Mysteries By Sharadindu Bandyopadhyay – Writerscompany.co.uk

Picture Imperfect and Other Byomkesh Bakshi Mysteries Classic Tales Of Crime Detection Featuring Byomkesh Bakshi, The Master InquisitorWritten Long Before Satyajit Ray S Feluda Series, Saradindu Bandyopadhyay S Byomkesh Bakshi Mysteries Heralded A New Era In Bengali Popular Fiction Set In The Old World Calcutta Of The Raj, These Stories Featuring The Astute Investigator And His Chronicler Friend Ajit Are Still As Gripping And Delightful As When They First AppearedByomkesh S World, Peopled With Wonderfully Delineated Characters And Framed By A Brilliantly Captured Pre Independence Urban Milieu, Is Fascinating Because Of Its Contemporary Flavor In The First Story, Byomkesh Works Undercover To Expose An Organized Crime Ring Trafficking In Drugs In The Gramophone Pin Mystery , He Must Put His Razor Sharp Intellect To Good Use To Unearth The Pattern Behind A Series Of Bizarre Roadside Murders In Calamity Strikes , The Ace Detective Is Called Upon To Investigate The Strange And Sudden Death Of A Girl In A Neighbour S Kitchen In The Next Story, He Has To Lock Horns With An Old Enemy Who Has Vowed To Kill Him With An Innocuous But Deadly Weapon And In Picture Imperfect , Byomkesh Bakshi Unravels A Complex Mystery Involving A Stolen Group Photograph, An Amorous Couple, And An Apparently Unnecessary MurderAvailable In English For The First Time In A Superb Translation, These Stories Will Captivate Every Lover Of Crime Fiction, Young And Old Alike


10 thoughts on “Picture Imperfect and Other Byomkesh Bakshi Mysteries

  1. says:

    Good detective stories Enjoyable.


  2. says:

    This is the first book I read for Diverse Detectives Month Or rather the first three books I decided to start with a book which had a collection of Byomkesh Bakshi mysteries After finishing one book, I decided to read another and then another I think there


  3. says:

    I bought this book for reliving the sheer thrill of those good old days when serial such as Byomkesh Bakshi used to be shown on DD and were the staple diet for growing kids like me The translation of stories from Bangla is quite lucid and keeps the tension and uncert


  4. says:

    I absolutely loved this collection of mysteries about Byomkesh Bakshi Not only were the stories engaging, and quite charming, I felt that I learned a number of new things about Indian life I had my phone right next to me so that I could look up the meanings of a number of word


  5. says:

    Le doy 4 estrellas por una mezcla de factor nostalgia m s me he entretenido much simo ley ndolo El libro es una compilaci n de ocho relatos cortos protagonizados por el detective Byomkesh Bakshi y que tienen el sabor de las historias cl sicas de Conan Doyle De hecho, a Byomkesh Bakshi s


  6. says:

    This translated book contains the first few stories of Byomkesh with the first one The Inquisitor introducing the detective and his accomplice Ajit to the readers One also comes across the event which leads Byomkesh to meet his wife, Satyaboti, in one of the seven short mysteries Notable ones are


  7. says:

    Among the many mystery books that I have read, I will rank Byomkesh Bakshi at par with Sherlock Holmes The problem, the pursuit of the solution and Byomkesh s ability to come up with the answer is completely mesmerizing As the translator as perfectly said in the forward, Byomkesh Bakshi portrays the pictur


  8. says:

    They have tea multiple times in each story I WANT TO HAVE TEA IN KOLKATA ALL THROUGH THE DAY YAAR


  9. says:

    Delectable stories The selection of stories was good We get to know how Byomkeshbabu gets to meet Ajitbabu and Satyaboti Some stories even have links in subsequent stories, which only serves to tickle the senses even further A very good companion to curl up on the bed with a tea on a cold and lazy afternoon I felt that Sreeje


  10. says:

    Never Judge A Book By Its Cover This book was a gift and it stayed on my shelf unread for a year because the cover looks really boring and I also thought that this might be the old fashioned type BUT am so happy it proved me wrong..The stories are based in a pre independent Calcutta and it was amazing to read such a work of art In shor


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