Twenty three essays on the detective fiction genre, some of the subjects being "Murder and Manners: the Formal Detective Novel," and "The World of Eric Ambler: from Detective to Spy." Discusses the genre as a whole, different styles, authors and famous fictional characters. With an introduction and end notes. Wear on spine, covers soiled, corners slightly bumped, some creases, edges worn. Includes some ink and pencil markings, as well as underlines from previous owner. iv , 290 pages. stiff paper wrappers.. small 8vo..
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Book Description Bowling Green State Univ Popular Pr, U.S.A., 1976. Soft cover. Book Condition: Good. name written on front cover some wear along edges. Bookseller Inventory # 738
Book Description Bowling Green State Univ Popular Pr. Paperback. Book Condition: GOOD. book was well loved but cared for. Possible ex-library copy with all the usual markings and stickers. Some light textual notes, highlighting and underling. Bookseller Inventory # 2770802540
Book Description Bowling Green State Univ Popular, 1976. Paperback. Book Condition: Acceptable. This is a used book. It may contain highlighting/underlining and/or the book may show heavier signs of wear . It may also be ex-library or without dustjacket. All orders are shipped the same or the next day. Bookseller Inventory # mon0001606409
Book Description Popular Press, 1976. Softcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Bookseller Inventory # 202819
Book Description Bowling Green State Univ Popular, 1976. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000014022
Book Description Bowling Green: Popular Press, 1976. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. No Jacket. 1st Edition. Near fine w/o dj as issued. Cloth edition. Collection of essays on detective fiction. Bookseller Inventory # 000650
Book Description Bowling Green, Ohio, U.S.A.: Popular Pr of Bowling Green State, 1976. Soft cover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Trade paperback. NO reading crease on spine. Very tight binding. Slight rubbing front and back covers. Bookseller Inventory # 9620
Book Description Book Condition: Good. Book Condition: Good. Bookseller Inventory # 97808797212444.0
Book Description University of Wisconsin Press, Madison, WI, 1976. Soft Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. First Paperback Edition, First Printing. 290pp. Light edgewear, bumping to corners, and rubbing to covers. Out of print. Bookseller Inventory # 001703
Book Description Popular Press, 1976. Book Condition: Used - Good. Good paperback. 1st Edition. Internally near VG in tight binding, but green card cover a little discoloured, with crease across front cover. Bookseller Inventory # BOOKS224214I