Twentieth Century Crime Mystery Writers

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Twentieth Century Crime   Mystery Writers
  • Publsiher : Springer
  • Release : 25 December 2015
  • ISBN : 1349813664
  • Pages : 1568 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Twentieth Century Crime Mystery Writers

Twentieth Century Crime   Mystery Writers
  • Author : NA NA
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2015-12-25
  • Total pages : 1568
  • ISBN : 1349813664
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Twentieth century Crime and Mystery Writers

Twentieth century Crime and Mystery Writers
  • Author : Lesley Henderson
  • Publisher : Chicago : St. James Press
  • Release Date : 1991
  • Total pages : 1338
  • ISBN : 1349813664
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Summary : **** Cited in Sheehy and BCL3. The foremost reference in the field, completely revised and updated, and now covering about 600 authors, mainly English-language writers whose work appeared during or since the time of Conan Doyle. The entry for each writer consists of a biography, a bibliography, and a signed critical essay. ...

The Guide to United States Popular Culture

The Guide to United States Popular Culture
  • Author : William Labov,Ray Broadus Browne,Pat Browne
  • Publisher : Popular Press
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Total pages : 1010
  • ISBN : 1349813664
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Summary : "To understand the history and spirit of America, one must know its wars, its laws, and its presidents. To really understand it, however, one must also know its cheeseburgers, its love songs, and its lawn ornaments. The long-awaited Guide to the United States Popular Culture provides a single-volume guide to ...

The English Crime Play in the Twentieth Century

The English Crime Play in the Twentieth Century
  • Author : Beatrix Hesse
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2015-08-02
  • Total pages : 290
  • ISBN : 1349813664
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Summary : This is the first comprehensive study of the English crime play, presenting a survey of 250 plays performed in the London West End between 1900 and 2000. The first part is historically orientated while the second one establishes a tentative poetics of the genre. The third part presents an analysis of some 20 plays ...

Twentieth Century Crime Fiction

Twentieth Century Crime Fiction
  • Author : Lee Horsley
  • Publisher : OUP Oxford
  • Release Date : 2005-08-25
  • Total pages : 328
  • ISBN : 1349813664
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Summary : Twentieth-Century Crime Fiction aims to enhance understanding of one of the most popular forms of genre fiction by examining a wide variety of the detective and crime fiction produced in Britain and America during the twentieth century. It will be of interest to anyone who enjoys reading crime fiction but ...

And Then There Were Nine More Women of Mystery

And Then There Were Nine   More Women of Mystery
  • Author : Jane S. Bakerman
  • Publisher : Popular Press
  • Release Date : 1985
  • Total pages : 219
  • ISBN : 1349813664
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Summary : Within the formulas of crime fiction, this collection ranges from writers Daphne du Maurier and Margery Allingham, whose names are synonymous with conventional subgenres of crime fiction, through Patricia Highsmith, and Shirley Jackson, who deliberately set conventions aside or who moved those conventions into other realms. Most important, perhaps, Jackson, ...

10 Women of Mystery

10 Women of Mystery
  • Author : Earl F. Bargainnier
  • Publisher : Popular Press
  • Release Date : 1981
  • Total pages : 316
  • ISBN : 1349813664
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Summary : This volume, which examines the special contributions of a number of women mystery writers, sheds light on this significant example of common interests in recreational reading among women and men and the reasons behind the early and continuing uncharacteristic near-equality of both sexes in this field of endeavor....

Mystery Fanfare

Mystery Fanfare
  • Author : Michael L. Cook
  • Publisher : Popular Press
  • Release Date : 1983
  • Total pages : 456
  • ISBN : 1349813664
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Summary : This work is a composite index of the complete runs of all mystery and detective fan magazines that have been published, through 1981. Added to it are indexes of many magazines of related nature. This includes magazines that are primarily oriented to boys' book collecting, the paperbacks, and the pulp magazine ...

The Oxford Companion to Twentieth century Literature in English

The Oxford Companion to Twentieth century Literature in English
  • Author : Jenny Stringer
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 1996
  • Total pages : 751
  • ISBN : 1349813664
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Summary : Discusses the major literary figures in the English-speaking world...

Double Trouble

Double Trouble
  • Author : Sheldon Jaffery
  • Publisher : Wildside Press LLC
  • Release Date : 1992-01-01
  • Total pages : 150
  • ISBN : 1349813664
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Summary : It was the 1950s in postwar America, and paperback books were the hot new product in the publishing industry. Of course, to stand out from the crowd and sell, one needed a gimmick. Into this newly exuberant market came a publishing house named Ace Books, with the seductive promise of ...

Blood on the Stage 1950 1975

Blood on the Stage  1950 1975
  • Author : Amnon Kabatchnik
  • Publisher : Scarecrow Press
  • Release Date : 2011-04-14
  • Total pages : 704
  • ISBN : 1349813664
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Summary : Discussing more than 120 full-length plays, this volume provides an overview of the most important and memorable theatrical works of crime and detection produced between 1950 and 1975....

Blood on the Stage 1925 1950

Blood on the Stage  1925 1950
  • Author : Amnon Kabatchnik
  • Publisher : Scarecrow Press
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 849
  • ISBN : 1349813664
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Summary : In this volume, Amnon Kabatchnik provides an overview of more than 150 important and memorable theatrical works of crime and detection between the 1925 and 1950. Each entry includes a plot synopsis, production data, and the opinions of well known and respected critics and scholars....

Icons of Mystery and Crime Detection From Sleuths to Superheroes 2 volumes

Icons of Mystery and Crime Detection  From Sleuths to Superheroes  2 volumes
  • Author : Mitzi M. Brunsdale
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2010-07-26
  • Total pages : 700
  • ISBN : 1349813664
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Summary : This book provides an introduction to 24 iconic figures, real and fictional, that have shaped the detective/mystery genre of popular literature. • Parallel chronologies placing each of the book's 24 subjects in their historical/cultural context • Individual selected bibliographies for each of the 24 figures plus a selected general bibliography of critical sources ...

Cops and Constables

Cops and Constables
  • Author : Earl F. Bargainnier,George N. Dove
  • Publisher : Popular Press
  • Release Date : 1986
  • Total pages : 204
  • ISBN : 1349813664
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Summary : In both British and American detective fiction the police detective has emerged as a fictional protagonist. However, the American policemen have not achieved the prominence of their British counterparts. The thirteen essays in this volume indicate some of the principle elements which appear again and again in both British and ...

Women Times Three

Women Times Three
  • Author : Kathleen Gregory Klein
  • Publisher : Popular Press
  • Release Date : 1995
  • Total pages : 166
  • ISBN : 1349813664
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Summary : The essays' authors are not only widely published scholar-critics of mystery/detective fiction but also dedicated fans of the genre. Familiar with the full scope of mystery fiction, they bring insight and enthusiasm to their writing....