Trent's Last Case

[Trent's Last Case]
Year: 
1913
Type: 
Public: 
Publisher: 
House of Stratus
Year of publication: 
2001
Pages: 
230
Moral Assessment: 
Type: Literature
Nothing inappropriate.
Some morally inappropriate content.
Contains significant sections contrary to faith or morals.
Contains some lurid passages, or presents a general ideological framework that could confuse those without much Christian formation.
Contains several lurid passages, or presents an ideological framework that is contrary or foreign to Christian values.
Explicitly contradicts Catholic faith or morals, or is directed against the Church and its institutions.
Quality: 
Recomendable: 
Transmits values: 
Sexual content: 
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Ideas that contradict Church teaching: 
The rating of the different categories comes from the opinion of Delibris' collaborators

This book has been considered the first modern mystery book and has received all types of praises. It’s author (1875-1956) presents the assassination of an American magnate in the English countryside somewhere close to his mansion. From then on, the painter and amateur detective, Philip Trent, enters the scene and he focuses on a series of details which do not match the description given by the police. The solution to the mystery will be linked to a romance and to the different twists and turns in the story that will never cease to surprise the reader.

 

Author: Manuel Martínez, Spain, 2019