Bloody murder: from the detective story to the crime novel : a history

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Penguin books, 1974 - Literary Criticism - 270 pages
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Review: Bloody Murder: From the Detective Story to the Crime Novel

User Review  - Katrina - Goodreads

This is a useful book to dip into if you're a reader of crime fiction. I enjoyed it even although I didn't always agree with the author. Read full review

Review: Bloody Murder: From the Detective Story to the Crime Novel

User Review  - Steve Gross - Goodreads

Fourth revision of a study of mystery books. Somewhat dated (which is why they keep revising it). Some interesting points. Read full review

Contents

What They Are and Why We Read Them
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Godwin Vidocq Poe
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the Pattern Forms
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Copyright

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