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"We seek him here, we seek him there, Those Frenchies seek him everywhere."
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The novel was first published in 1905.

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The story was first a popular play.

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The title comes from the name of a common wayside flower in Britain.

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The author also created an early female detective, Lady Molly of Scotland Yard.

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The villain has been played in various adapations by Raymond Massey, Ian MacKellen and Martin Shaw.

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