The Three Eyes - Maurice Leblanc

The Three Eyes

By Maurice Leblanc

  • Release Date: 1941-01-01
  • Genre: Fiction & Literature


None of us had set eyes on him for a week. A prey to that nervous exasperation into which the final test of any of his inventions invariably threw him, he was living among his furnaces and retorts, keeping every door shut, sleeping on a sofa, eating nothing but fruit and bread. And suddenly he stood before me, livid, wild-eyed, stammering, emaciated, as though he had lately recovered from a long and dangerous illness.