Twentieth-century crime and mystery writers.
|Format:||Print Book 1991|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
**** Cited in Sheehy and BCL3. The foremost reference in the field, completely revised and updated, and now covering about 600 authors, mainly English-language writers whose work appeared during or since the time of Conan Doyle. The entry for each writer consists of a biography, a bibliography, and a signed critical essay. Living authors were invited to add a comment on their work; many of them accepted, and their remarks are both entertaining and enlightening. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
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|Series||Twentieth-century writers series.|
Detective and mystery stories, English
Detective and mystery stories, American -- Bibliography.
Detective and mystery stories, American -- Dictionaries.
Detective and mystery stories, English -- Bibliography.
American fiction -- 20th century -- Dictionaries.
English fiction -- 20th century -- Dictionaries.
Crime in literature -- Dictionaries.
|Publisher|| Chicago :St. James Press,1991
|Edition||3rd ed. /|
Cover title: Twentieth-century crime & mystery writers.
xxxi, 1294 pages ; 29 cm.