The Strange Case of Peter the Lett by Georges Simenon
The Strange Case of Peter the Lett (1931) (French: Pietr-le-Letton), a detective novel by the Belgian writer Georges Simenon, is the very first novel to feature Inspector Jules Maigret who would later feature in more than a hundred stories by Simenon and who has become a legendary figure in the annals of detective fiction.
The 1940th greatest fiction book of all time
This book is on the following lists:
- - 84th on Le Monde's 100 Books of the Century (Le Monde)