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The Resource Darkly perfect world : colonial adventure, postmodernism, and American noir, Stanley Orr

Darkly perfect world : colonial adventure, postmodernism, and American noir, Stanley Orr

Label
Darkly perfect world : colonial adventure, postmodernism, and American noir
Title
Darkly perfect world
Title remainder
colonial adventure, postmodernism, and American noir
Statement of responsibility
Stanley Orr
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
OU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Orr, Stanley
Dewey number
813/.087209
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.D4
LC item number
O77 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Detective and mystery stories, American
  • Noir fiction, American
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • Film noir
Label
Darkly perfect world : colonial adventure, postmodernism, and American noir, Stanley Orr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. Ties are out -- The continental operations of Dashiell Hammett -- Raymond Chandler's semi-tropical romance -- Dark places : Late-Victorian adventure and film noir -- Veterans of noir : rewriting the good war with Chester Himes, Dorothy B. Hughes, and John Okada -- Noir and the postmodern novel -- To look at him or read him : the confidence man in postmodernist film noir -- Conclusion. Connected guys : the reconstructed subject of 1990s film noir
Control code
458582558
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 248 pages
Isbn
9780814211250
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009041921
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)458582558
Label
Darkly perfect world : colonial adventure, postmodernism, and American noir, Stanley Orr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. Ties are out -- The continental operations of Dashiell Hammett -- Raymond Chandler's semi-tropical romance -- Dark places : Late-Victorian adventure and film noir -- Veterans of noir : rewriting the good war with Chester Himes, Dorothy B. Hughes, and John Okada -- Noir and the postmodern novel -- To look at him or read him : the confidence man in postmodernist film noir -- Conclusion. Connected guys : the reconstructed subject of 1990s film noir
Control code
458582558
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 248 pages
Isbn
9780814211250
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009041921
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)458582558

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