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The Resource Women writers and detectives in nineteenth-century crime fiction : the mothers of the mystery genre, by Lucy Sussex

Women writers and detectives in nineteenth-century crime fiction : the mothers of the mystery genre, by Lucy Sussex

Label
Women writers and detectives in nineteenth-century crime fiction : the mothers of the mystery genre
Title
Women writers and detectives in nineteenth-century crime fiction
Title remainder
the mothers of the mystery genre
Statement of responsibility
by Lucy Sussex
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book is a study of the 'mothers' of the mystery genre. Traditionally the invention of crime writing has been ascribed to Poe, Wilkie Collins and Conan Doyle, but they had formidable women rivals, whose work has been until recently largely forgotten
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Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1957-
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Sussex, Lucy
Dewey number
  • 823'.0872'099287
  • 823'.0872'099287
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Crime files
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  • Detective and mystery stories, English
  • Detective and mystery stories, American
  • English fiction
  • American fiction
  • English fiction
  • American fiction
  • Literature
Target audience
specialized
Label
Women writers and detectives in nineteenth-century crime fiction : the mothers of the mystery genre, by Lucy Sussex
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
9780230272293
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
224 p.
Isbn
9780230272293
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Women writers and detectives in nineteenth-century crime fiction : the mothers of the mystery genre, by Lucy Sussex
Publication
Control code
9780230272293
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
224 p.
Isbn
9780230272293
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill.

Library Locations

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      Phillimore Walk, London, W8 7RX, GB
      51.5014572 -0.1944621
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