Barry Perowne

Philip Atkey

Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games. 2013.

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  • A Singular Conspiracy — (1974) by Barry Perowne is a fictional treatment of the unaccounted period in Edgar Allan Poe s life from January to May of 1844. Poe visits Paris under an assumed name, having used travel papers belonging to a stranger he has seen wounded in a… …   Wikipedia

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  • Edgar Allan Poe dans la culture populaire — Edgar Allan Poe L écrivain en novembre 1848, daguerréotype de W.S. Hartshorn, Providence, Rhode Island Autres noms …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Poe dans la culture populaire — Edgar Allan Poe dans la culture populaire Edgar Allan Poe L écrivain en novembre 1848, daguerréotype de W.S. Hartshorn, Providence, Rhode Island …   Wikipédia en Français

  • A. J. Raffles — Arthur J. Raffles es un personaje creado en la década de 1890 por E. W. Hornung, cuñado de Arthur Conan Doyle, el creador de Sherlock Holmes. Raffles es, en muchos sentidos, una inversión deliberada de Holmes: es un Caballero ladrón, que vive en… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Mystère magazine — est une revue à publication mensuelle, séquences de récits policiers ainsi compilés. C est la version française de la revue américaine d Ellery Queen s Mystery Magazine, publication des récits avec l accord de Mercury Publications , Inc New York… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • 2000 New Year Honours — The insignia of the Grand Cross of the Order of St Michael and St George: Andrew Wood was awarded the Grand Cross in this Honours list. The New Year Honours 2000 for the United Kingdom were announced on 31 December 1999, to celebrate the year… …   Wikipedia

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