The Perfume of the Lady in Black

The Perfume of the Lady in Black


The suspenseful sequel to the genre-defining The secret of the Yellow Room

Set in a medieval fort at the Côte d’Azur, this vintage locked room secret reunites journalist-turned-detective Joseph Rouletabille; Mathilde Stangerson, daughter of a famed French-American scientist; and grasp of conceal Frédéric Larsan.
 
Stangerson and her sweetheart Robert Darzac have simply married and brought up place of abode within the sq. Tower of the citadel of Hercules while Larsan moves back. The assault leaves Stangerson apprehensive and harassed, not just simply because she notion her nemesis useless, but additionally simply because she can't determine how he entered and escaped her room all of sudden. just one guy is in a position to matching wits with Larsan, but if Rouletabille arrives within the South of France to enquire, he reveals himself drawn deeper into his personal prior and his stories of a mysterious girl in black.
 
most sensible referred to as the author of The Phantom of the Opera, writer Gaston Leroux takes the locked room secret to terrifying new heights in The fragrance of the woman in Black.
 
This booklet incorporates a new creation by means of Otto Penzler and has been professionally proofread to make sure accuracy and clarity on all devices.

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