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Critical survey of mystery and detective fiction, (electronic resource)

Label
Critical survey of mystery and detective fiction
Title
Critical survey of mystery and detective fiction
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Provides detailed analyses of the lives and writings of major contributors to the literary subgenre of mystery and detective fiction. Also includes essays that explore the history and nature of the mystery and detective genre and examine the fiction of ethnic writers and writers from other parts of the world
Member of
Dewey number
809.3/872
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Rollyson, Carl E.
Series statement
Gale virtual reference library
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  • Detective and mystery stories
  • Detective and mystery stories
  • Detective and mystery stories
Label
Critical survey of mystery and detective fiction, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
Volume 1-4. Authors A-Z. -- Volume 5. Past and present mystery and detective fiction: Roots of mystery and detective fiction -- Golden age fiction -- Innovations -- Literary aspects of mystery fiction -- Mainstream versus mystery fiction -- Pulp magazines -- Mystery fiction around the world: American mystery fiction -- African mystery fiction -- Asian mystery fiction -- British mystery fiction -- Exotic settings -- French mystery fiction -- Latin American mystery fiction -- Subgenres of mystery fiction: Academic mystery fiction -- Cozies -- Ethnic American mystery fiction -- Feminist and lesbian mystery fiction -- Forensic mysteries -- Historical mysteries -- Horror stories -- Juvenile and young-adult mystery fiction -- Parodies -- Police procedurals -- Science fiction mysteries -- Spy novels -- Thrillers -- True-crime stories -- The detectives: Amateur sleuths -- Armchair detectives -- Hard-boiled detectives -- Sherlock Holmes pastiches -- Women detectives -- Other media: Drama -- Film -- Graphic novels -- Radio -- Television -- Resources: Bibliography -- Guide to online resources -- Genre terms and techniques -- Crime fiction jargon -- Major awards -- Crime and detective fiction time line -- Chronological list of authors -- Indexes: Geographical index of authors -- Categorized index of authors -- Character index -- Subject index
Control code
ocn212906578
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Rev. ed. / editor, Carl Rollyson
Extent
1 online resource (5 volumes (xxviii, 2387 pages))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781587653988
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)212906578
Label
Critical survey of mystery and detective fiction, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
Volume 1-4. Authors A-Z. -- Volume 5. Past and present mystery and detective fiction: Roots of mystery and detective fiction -- Golden age fiction -- Innovations -- Literary aspects of mystery fiction -- Mainstream versus mystery fiction -- Pulp magazines -- Mystery fiction around the world: American mystery fiction -- African mystery fiction -- Asian mystery fiction -- British mystery fiction -- Exotic settings -- French mystery fiction -- Latin American mystery fiction -- Subgenres of mystery fiction: Academic mystery fiction -- Cozies -- Ethnic American mystery fiction -- Feminist and lesbian mystery fiction -- Forensic mysteries -- Historical mysteries -- Horror stories -- Juvenile and young-adult mystery fiction -- Parodies -- Police procedurals -- Science fiction mysteries -- Spy novels -- Thrillers -- True-crime stories -- The detectives: Amateur sleuths -- Armchair detectives -- Hard-boiled detectives -- Sherlock Holmes pastiches -- Women detectives -- Other media: Drama -- Film -- Graphic novels -- Radio -- Television -- Resources: Bibliography -- Guide to online resources -- Genre terms and techniques -- Crime fiction jargon -- Major awards -- Crime and detective fiction time line -- Chronological list of authors -- Indexes: Geographical index of authors -- Categorized index of authors -- Character index -- Subject index
Control code
ocn212906578
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Rev. ed. / editor, Carl Rollyson
Extent
1 online resource (5 volumes (xxviii, 2387 pages))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781587653988
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)212906578

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