The Late Monsieur Gallet: Inspector Maigret #2

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'I love reading Simenon. He makes me think of Chekhov.' William Faulkner"

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Georges Simenon was born in Liège, Belgium, in 1903. Best know in Britain as the author of the Maigret books, his prolific output of over 400 novels and short stories have made him a household name in continental Europe. He died in 1989 in Lausanne, Switzerland, where he had lived for the latter part of his life.

Anthea Bell is the award-winning translator of numerous French and German works: from the Asterix comics to W. G. Sebald's literary masterpiece Austerlitz.

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