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Gentleman-inbreker Arsène Lupin

Maurice Leblanc (author), Mallié (illustrator), Debby Nieberg (translator)
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Target audience:
12-14 years and up
Genre:
Ontdek de avonturen van de beroemde gentleman-inbreker!   Een Franse detectiveklassieker opnieuw uitgebracht in een prachtig geïllustreerde uitgave.
Title
Gentleman-inbreker Arsène Lupin / geschreven door Maurice Leblanc ; geïllustreerd door Vincent Mallié
Author
Maurice Leblanc
Illustrator
Mallié
Translator
Debby Nieberg
Uniform title
Gentleman-inbreker Arsène Lupin
Language
Dutch
Original language
French
Original title
Arsene Lupin, gentleman cambrioleur
Publisher
Antwerpen: Davidsfonds /Infodok, 2021
151 p. : ill.
ISBN
9789002274688 (hardback)

About Maurice Leblanc

Maurice Marie Émile Leblanc (; French: [ləblɑ̃]; 11 December 1864 – 6 November 1941) was a French novelist and writer of short stories, known primarily as the creator of the fictional gentleman thief and detective Arsène Lupin, often described as a French counterpart to Arthur Conan Doyle's creation Sherlock Holmes.

The first Arsène Lupin story appeared in a series of short stories that was serialized in the magazine Je sais tout, starting in No. 6, dated 15 July 1905. Clearly created at editorial request, it is possible that Leblanc had also read Octave Mirbeau's Les 21 jours d'un neurasthénique (1901), which features a gentleman thief named Arthur Lebeau, and he had seen Mirbeau's comedy Scrupules (1902), whose main character is a gentleman thief.

By 1907, Leblanc had graduated to writing full-length Lupin novels,…Read more on Wikipedia