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The Invisible Eye
Alexandre Chatrian, Émile Erckmann, Erckmann-Chatrian, Hugh Lamb
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My Next Read

After Persona Non Grata, and maybe some Suicide Squad antics, it'll be time for my Nonfiction pick of the month! anything spotlighting the years 1900-1929 is likely to get my attention--and then there's the fact that, in the film Horse Feathers, a bit of recurring nonsense with some ice-tongs leads Groucho Marx to make a "tong wars" pun. so I guess Tong Wars were, like, an actual thing, and no matter how violent or horrid, you could make jokes about them by 1932-33 (if you're Groucho, anyway).


so, I'm ready for this, and New York, as it was, in 1925: