February 22, 2012
First Ever Detective Novel Back in Print
Alison Flood, The Guardian
Poisoning, hypnotists, kidnappers and a series of crimes "in their nature and execution too horrible to contemplate": The Notting Hill Mystery by Charles Felix, believed to be the first detective novel ever published, is back in print for the first time in a century-and-a-half.
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