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The Resource From Agatha Christie to Ruth Rendell : British women writers in detective and crime fiction, Susan Rowland

From Agatha Christie to Ruth Rendell : British women writers in detective and crime fiction, Susan Rowland

Label
From Agatha Christie to Ruth Rendell : British women writers in detective and crime fiction
Title
From Agatha Christie to Ruth Rendell
Title remainder
British women writers in detective and crime fiction
Statement of responsibility
Susan Rowland
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"From Agatha Christie to Ruth Rendell considers seriously the hugely popular and influential works of Agatha Christie, Dorothy L. Sayers, Margery Allingham, Nag Marsh, P.D. James and Ruth Rendell/Barbara Vine. Providing studies of 42 key novels, this volume introduces these authors for students and the general reader in the context of their lives, and of critical debates on gender, colonialism, psychoanalysis, the Gothic, and feminism. It includes interviews with P.D. James and Ruth Rendell/Barbara Vine."--BOOK JACKET
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rowland, Susan
Dewey number
823/.0872099287
Index
index present
LC call number
PR888.D4
LC item number
R68 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Crime files series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women and literature
  • English fiction
  • Detective and mystery stories, English
  • Christie, Agatha
  • Allingham, Margery
  • Rendell, Ruth
Label
From Agatha Christie to Ruth Rendell : British women writers in detective and crime fiction, Susan Rowland
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 214-216) 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
  • The Complete Detective and Crime Novels of the Six Authors
  • A Conversation with Ruth Rendell/Barbara Vine
  • A Conversation with P.D. James
  • Lives of Crime
  • Gendering the Genre
  • Social Negotiations: Class, Crime and Power
  • Lands of Hope and Glory? Englishness, Race and Colonialism
  • Detecting Psychoanalysis: Readers, Criminals and Narrative
  • Gothic Crimes: A Literature of Terror and Horror
  • The Spirits of Detection
  • Feminism Is Criminal
Control code
44167164
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 222 pages
Isbn
9780333674505
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
00042202
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
From Agatha Christie to Ruth Rendell : British women writers in detective and crime fiction, Susan Rowland
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 214-216) 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
  • The Complete Detective and Crime Novels of the Six Authors
  • A Conversation with Ruth Rendell/Barbara Vine
  • A Conversation with P.D. James
  • Lives of Crime
  • Gendering the Genre
  • Social Negotiations: Class, Crime and Power
  • Lands of Hope and Glory? Englishness, Race and Colonialism
  • Detecting Psychoanalysis: Readers, Criminals and Narrative
  • Gothic Crimes: A Literature of Terror and Horror
  • The Spirits of Detection
  • Feminism Is Criminal
Control code
44167164
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 222 pages
Isbn
9780333674505
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
00042202
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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