Catalogue


100 greatest literary detectives /
edited by Eric Sandberg.
imprint
Lanham, Maryland ; Boulder ; New York ; London : Rowman & Littlefield, [2018]
description
xvii, 232 pages ; 26 cm
ISBN
1442278226, 9781442278226
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imprint
Lanham, Maryland ; Boulder ; New York ; London : Rowman & Littlefield, [2018]
isbn
1442278226
9781442278226
contents note
Introduction: the character of crime -- 100 Greatest literary detectives, A-Z entries.
abstract
"This book identifies the most noteworthy sleuths from around the world, outlining the distinctive features of the detective, his or her approach to crime solving, and highlights of their fictional careers. A case is made for each detective's greatness based on literary importance, novelty, uniqueness, aesthetic quality, and cultural resonance"--
catalogue key
11641770
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.

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