Edgar Allan Poe

The Murders in the Rue Morgue

“The Murders in the Rue Morgue” is a short story by Edgar Allan Poe published in Graham's Magazine in 1841. It has been claimed as the first detective story; Poe referred to it as one of his “tales of ratiocination”.
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    No words – no sounds resembling words – were by any witness mentioned as distinguishable.
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    upon the brink of
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    ingenious are always fanciful, and the truly imaginative never otherwise than analytic.

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