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Thirteen classic detective stories

Arthur Liebman

Thirteen classic detective stories

a critical history of detective fiction.

by Arthur Liebman

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Published by Richards Rosen Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • English-speaking countries
    • Subjects:
    • Detective and mystery stories, American.,
    • Detective and mystery stories, English.,
    • Detective and mystery stories -- History and criticism.,
    • Popular literature -- English-speaking countries -- History and criticism.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 226-237.

      SeriesMasterworks of mystery series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ1.L623 Th, PS648.D4 Th
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 237 p.
      Number of Pages237
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5436564M
      ISBN 100823902900
      LC Control Number73084994
      OCLC/WorldCa1007863

      Prepare for sleuthful suspense at its very best! This anthology of tantalizing tales includes thirteen of literature's finest crime stories. Enjoy the genre's most glittering jewels, including the first detective story ever written, Edgar Allan Poe's "Murders in the Rue Morgue," and G. K. Chesterton's "The Blue Cross," the mystery that introduced the world-famous Father Brown. Le Chevalier C. Auguste Dupin [oɡyst dypɛ̃] is a fictional character created by Edgar Allan made his first appearance in Poe's short story "The Murders in the Rue Morgue", widely considered the first detective fiction reappears in "The Mystery of Marie Rogêt" () and "The Purloined Letter" ().Dupin is not a professional detective and his motivations for.

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        You can find just about any genre in the young adult section, and mystery is no exception. Here are ten great mystery books for teens. 1. Pretty Girl by Liz Coley. When Angie was thirteen, she went to girl Scout Camp with her friends and wandered off into the woods.   Jane Petersen Burfield, author of short stories (Blood on the Holly) and Communications professional. Melodie Campbell, author of Rowena Through The Wall, The Goddaughter, and other comic crime and time travel novels. Donna Carrick, author of 3 mystery novels: The First Excellence, Gold And Fishes and The Noon God, as well as 2 crime anthologies.


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