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The Resource Dimensions of detective fiction, [edited by] Larry N. Landrum, Pat Browne, Ray B. Browne

Dimensions of detective fiction, [edited by] Larry N. Landrum, Pat Browne, Ray B. Browne

Label
Dimensions of detective fiction
Title
Dimensions of detective fiction
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Larry N. Landrum, Pat Browne, Ray B. Browne
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1922-2009
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Landrum, Larry N
  • Browne, Pat
  • Browne, Ray B.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Detective and mystery stories, American
  • Detective and mystery stories, English
  • Popular literature
Label
Dimensions of detective fiction, [edited by] Larry N. Landrum, Pat Browne, Ray B. Browne
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
[The genre] -- Sophocles and the rest of the boys in the pulps : myth and the detective novel / Jan R. Van Meter -- McWatters' Law : the best kept secret of the secret service / Elliot L. Gilbert -- Murder and manners : the formal detective novel / George Grella -- Detective stories and the primal scene / Geraldine Pederson-Krag -- George Orwell and the detective story / Patrick Parrinder -- The detective story as a historical source / William O. Aydelotte -- The American detective thriller and the idea of society / Edward Margolies -- [Styles] -- Sherlock Holmes and Nero Wolfe : the role of the 'great detective' in intellectual history / D.F. Rauber -- Mistresses of malfeasance / Nancy Y. Hoffman -- The world of Eric Ambler : from detective to spy / Ronald Ambrosetti -- Race Williams - private investigator / Allen B. Crider -- Mickey Spillane as a fifties phenomenon / Kay Weibel -- Spillane's anti-establishmentarian heroes / R. Jeff Banks -- The Rocky Steele novels of John B. West / Darwin T. Turner -- The precarious world of John D. MacDonald / R. Gordon Kelly -- Domestic Harlem : the detective fiction of Chester Himes / Raymond Nelson -- Lew Archer's 'moral landscape' / Elmer Pry -- Interview with Ross MacDonald / Sam L. Grogg, Jr. -- [The genre extended] -- Strangers within, enemies without : alienation in popular Mafia fiction / Charles R. Carlisle -- J. Edgar Hoover and the detective hero / Richard Gid Powers -- Elements of the detective story in William Faulkner's fiction / Mick Gidley -- William Faulkner and the tradition of tough-guy fiction / Douglas G. Tallack -- Ishmael Reed's Noe-Hoodoo detection / Steven R. Carter
Control code
2488498
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
290 pages
Isbn
9780879721237
Lccn
76014646
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)216984
Label
Dimensions of detective fiction, [edited by] Larry N. Landrum, Pat Browne, Ray B. Browne
Publication
Note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
[The genre] -- Sophocles and the rest of the boys in the pulps : myth and the detective novel / Jan R. Van Meter -- McWatters' Law : the best kept secret of the secret service / Elliot L. Gilbert -- Murder and manners : the formal detective novel / George Grella -- Detective stories and the primal scene / Geraldine Pederson-Krag -- George Orwell and the detective story / Patrick Parrinder -- The detective story as a historical source / William O. Aydelotte -- The American detective thriller and the idea of society / Edward Margolies -- [Styles] -- Sherlock Holmes and Nero Wolfe : the role of the 'great detective' in intellectual history / D.F. Rauber -- Mistresses of malfeasance / Nancy Y. Hoffman -- The world of Eric Ambler : from detective to spy / Ronald Ambrosetti -- Race Williams - private investigator / Allen B. Crider -- Mickey Spillane as a fifties phenomenon / Kay Weibel -- Spillane's anti-establishmentarian heroes / R. Jeff Banks -- The Rocky Steele novels of John B. West / Darwin T. Turner -- The precarious world of John D. MacDonald / R. Gordon Kelly -- Domestic Harlem : the detective fiction of Chester Himes / Raymond Nelson -- Lew Archer's 'moral landscape' / Elmer Pry -- Interview with Ross MacDonald / Sam L. Grogg, Jr. -- [The genre extended] -- Strangers within, enemies without : alienation in popular Mafia fiction / Charles R. Carlisle -- J. Edgar Hoover and the detective hero / Richard Gid Powers -- Elements of the detective story in William Faulkner's fiction / Mick Gidley -- William Faulkner and the tradition of tough-guy fiction / Douglas G. Tallack -- Ishmael Reed's Noe-Hoodoo detection / Steven R. Carter
Control code
2488498
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
290 pages
Isbn
9780879721237
Lccn
76014646
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)216984

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