The Detective Story

Famous Detectives
Crime Cultures

E.T.A. Hoffman
Mademoiselle de Scuderi
The Story

Eugene-Francois Vidocq
Memoires of Eugene-Francois Vidocq-1828 - 1829

E. A. Poe
The House of Usher
C. Auguste Dupin
The Murders in the Rue Morgue-1841
The Mystery of Marie Roget-1843
The Purloined Letter-1845

Charles Dickens
Bleak House-1852
Inspector Bucket

Émile Gaboriau
Monsieur Lecoq (novel)

Wilkie Collins
The Wilkie Collins Website
The Moonstone-1868