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He is a man against the world and winning. Hornung's archetypal gentleman thief A. Highly recommended to those that appreciate clever thieves and are fans of Sherlock Holmes. When the crime occurs, Ganimard asks Cahorn not to tell people he was there and an official investigation is launched, during which Ganimard is called in as the expert on the thief.

When B and B does not receive their scheduled payments for the necklace, and the Queen insists that she never intended to purchase the necklace things got interesting in a hurry. The diamonds have been sold long ago, replaced by fake stones.

Of course he will also inform you if you have been duped by an unscrupulous dealer. During the trial Ganimard is convinced that the charged man is not Lupin, but a lookalike. The stories of this debonair French thief were wildly successful. However, after a meal, Lupin simply returns to prison, having known he was being tailed. Lupin shares distinct similarities with E.

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He very cleverly has Lupin and Holmes involved in the same mystery, but not competing against each other. The only difference is that his face would greatly resemble Lupin's.

Anyway in true French fashion, because they hated the Queen, the peasants interpreted this trial as a condemnation of the royals and assumed the Queen was involved in the whole affair. The setting though is still worth a small fortune and it is the most prized possession of the family. Those whom Lupin defeats, always with his characteristic Gallic style and panache, are worse villains than he. When the lookalike is released, Ganimard tails him only to confront him and realize it was Lupin all along.

He formed a band called the workers of the night. The Cardinal was found to be a dupe in the whole affair and was acquitted. Madame Du Barry seems to have told the Cardinal she did. The lookalike had been arrested and released on the same day that Lupin willingly returned to prison.

She finally banned him from her company. Cahorn seeks out detective Ganimard, who happens to be on vacation in town, and hires him and two of his men to guard the belongings on the announced date.

He did not rob people in a useful profession such as architects, doctors, artists, etc. It all begins with Marie-Antoinette becoming disenchanted with the lavish, licentious lifestyle of the Cardinal de Rohan-Soubise. Now Jacob was not your typical criminal. The Cardinal was arrested in the Hall of Mirrors, very publicly, in front of the court.

The Cardinal was found