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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

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