By Claude Izner
November 1891. The physique of a tender girl is found at a crossroads on street Montmartre. Barefoot and wearing purple, she has been strangled and her face disfigured. that very same day a unmarried pink shoe is brought to Victor Legris's Parisian bookshop.Suspecting greater than simply accident, the bookseller sleuth and his assistant Jojo are quickly engaged in looking for the id of either sufferer and assassin. during this 3rd research set in belle-époque Paris, we're drawn with Victor into the city's nightlife and the mythical Moulin Rouge immortalised by way of Toulouse- Lautrec, who good points within the tale.
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