Detective fiction: a collection of critical essays

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Prentice-Hall, 1980 - Literary Criticism - 246 pages
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Essays argue whether detective stories are a legitimate genre of literature, an enjoyable self-indulgence, a mirror of society, or a waste of time

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The Genre Examined
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Aristotle on Detective Fiction
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Copyright

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