Maigret and the Tall Woman: Inspector Maigret #38
'His artistry is supreme' John Banville
A visit from the tall, thin woman he arrested many years ago - now married to a hapless burglar - leads Maigret on a tortuous investigation in which he struggles with a formidable suspect.
This novel has been published in previous translations as Maigret and the Burglar's Wife.
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