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Madame: Minna Craucherin levoton elämä

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”Aloitus on hätkähdyttävä … Selén kirjoittaa nautittavan niukkaa, kirkkaaksi hiottua klassista tyyliä”
– Pekka Tarkka, Helsingin Sanomat

Maria Vilhelmiina Lindell eli Minna Craucher (1891–1932) oli lähtöisin vaatimattomista oloista. Hän ryhtyi harjoittamaan maailman vanhinta ammattia jo 16 vuoden iässä, elätti itsensä pikkurikoksilla ja tuomittiin neljästi vankilaan.

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Hardcover, 232 pages
Published 2010 by Helsinki-kirjat
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Who was Minna Craucher? Was she a spy for Cheka, a member of the nobility, a daughter of a German engineer, a brothel owner, a bootlegger and an abortionist? (view spoiler)

She was a colourful woman who reinvented herself after being born to a young, unwed mother and who also turned to the oldest profession in the world when she was just 16. Her character can be recognized in the novels of at least Joel Lehtonen, Martti Merenmaa and
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