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Nineteenth-Century suspense

from Poe to Conan Doyle

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • English-speaking countries
    • Subjects:
    • Detective and mystery stories, English -- History and criticism.,
    • Detective and mystery stories, American -- History and criticism.,
    • English fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.,
    • American fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.,
    • Popular literature -- English-speaking countries -- History and criticism.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies and index.

      Other titles19th-century suspense.
      Statementedited by Clive Bloom ... [et al.].
      ContributionsBloom, Clive.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR868.D4 N56 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 139 p. ;
      Number of Pages139
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2403247M
      ISBN 100312016778
      LC Control Number87033631

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Includes index. Description: ix, pages ; 22 cm: Contents: Edgar Allan Poe: tales of dark heat / David Punter --Capitalising on Poe's detective: the dollars and sense of nineteenth-century detective fiction / Clive Bloom --Figuring out the signalman: Dickens and the ghost story / Gary Day --Wilkie.

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