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"The first and greatest of English detective novels."
--T. S. Eliot
The Broadview Literary Texts series is an effort to represent the ever-changing canon of literature in English by bringing together texts long regarded as classics with valuable, though lesser-known literature. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.See all Editorial Reviews
I read Dan Simmons' Drood which is narrated by "Wilkie Collins". I was interested in the real author and the book mentioned in the story so I found The Moonstone. Read morePublished 3 days ago by Jim Swarthwood
Wonderful, Surprisingly funny at times. Written in a lean style (this is neither Dickens nor Hardy). I found the book delightful.Published 5 days ago by M. Heartsworn
This is a classic. It may be the first detective novel written in English. I enjoyed it very much.Published 5 days ago by BDeck
I loved this book and really cannot recommend this more to those who enjoy mysteries. The book is written from the perspectives of various characters which adds great depth to the... Read morePublished 11 days ago by JK130971
Pleasantly surprised. Enjoyable despite its age, relatively easy to read. Nice twists and character development. Read morePublished 12 days ago by Valerie P. Jameson
I lived the narratives of the different characters. By listening to their opinions you got a sense of them as people so it made it real.Published 19 days ago by Amazon Customer
This book was fun. I don't know how I never read it as a kid. Great discussion book.Published 25 days ago by C. Fairweather
A good tale with lots of twist and a happy ending, at least, for the ones with good motives.Published 1 month ago by Lawrence F. Beazley