The Golden Age of Mystery; Has It Already Passed Or Are We Living It?

As it turns out we have the master the of the macabre to thank for the first detective story, that is correct, no other than Edgar Allan Poe with The Murders in the Rue Morgue and his most rational Arsene Dupin which helped launch the golden age of mystery. This most logical of characters was based on real life criminal turned criminalist Eugène-François Vidocq, a fascinating individual in his own right.

The Golden Age of Mystery; Has It Already Passed Or Are We Living It?

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