Originally published, Alfred A. Knopt, 1913.
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Trent's Last Case Paperback – Septem by E. C. Bentley (Author)Reviews: 5. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project by: 9. You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at Title: Trent's Last Case The Woman in Black Author: E.C. (Edmund Clerihew) Bentley Release Date: Novem [EBook #] Last Updated: November 1, Language: English Character set. Directed by Herbert Wilcox. With Michael Wilding, Margaret Lockwood, Orson Welles, John McCallum. When a wealthy business man is found dead reporter Philip Trent is sent to investigate. Against the police conclusions, he suspects the assumed suicide is really a murder, and becomes highly interested in the young widow and the dead man's private secretary/10().
Buy Trent's Last Case by Bentley, E C (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.4/5(51). Written in reaction to what Bentley perceived as the sterility and artificiality of the detective fiction of his day, Trent's Last Case features Philip Trent, an all-too-human detective who not only falls in love with the chief suspect but reaches a brillia. Actually Trent's last case is his first - and his last: E. C. Bentley didn't write another full-length novel (although there is a disappointing collection of short-stories entitled 'Trent Intervenes', I think; the only edition of this I have seen was Cited by: 9. The plot cannot be described further without spoiling the punch-line, as it were. Indeed, to the really clever detective fiction-lover, this is already almost saying too ’s Last Case was on the “ten best” list of Rex Stout, author of the famous Nero Wolfe mysteries.5/5(3).
Trent's Last Case by E. Clerihew Bentley, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(K). - Buy Trent's Last Case book online at best prices in india on Read Trent's Last Case book reviews & author details and more at /5(46). Funny how age changes your view of a book. I’m thinking specifically of Trent’s Last Case, the famous detective novel published in by E.C. Bentley, and how my view of it has flipped between two readings 35 years a teenager of 14 or 15, when I first read it, I knew enough about the history of detective fiction to know the book’s stature as a classic of . I have been aware of this novel for a while now and aware of its’ canonical status, often being cited as the text which heralded in the golden age detective fiction era. Writers such as Agatha Christie said that it was ‘one of the three best detective stories ever written,’ whilst Edgar Wallace described it.