Catalogue


The essential elements of the detective story, 1820-1891 /
LeRoy Lad Panek and Mary M. Bendel-Simso.
imprint
Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2017]
description
vii, 247 pages ; 23 cm
ISBN
1476666997, 9781476666990
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imprint
Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2017]
isbn
1476666997
9781476666990
contents note
Setting -- Law and lawyers -- Physicians and forensics -- Women and detectives -- Crime and criminals -- Detectives and their stories.
abstract
"Drawing on the unprecedented access provided by digital collections of period newspapers and magazines, this book examines detective fiction during its formative years, focusing on such crucial elements as setting, lawyers and the law, physicians and forensics, women as victims and heroes, crime and criminals, and police and detectives"--
catalogue key
11059273
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.

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