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The Resource Twentieth-century suspense : the thriller comes of age, edited by Clive Bloom

Twentieth-century suspense : the thriller comes of age, edited by Clive Bloom

Label
Twentieth-century suspense : the thriller comes of age
Title
Twentieth-century suspense
Title remainder
the thriller comes of age
Statement of responsibility
edited by Clive Bloom
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Bloom, Clive
Series statement
Insights
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Detective and mystery stories, English
  • Detective and mystery stories, American
  • Popular literature
  • English fiction
  • American fiction
Label
Twentieth-century suspense : the thriller comes of age, edited by Clive Bloom
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published in the United States of America in 1990"--T.p. verso
Bibliography 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 immorally rich and the richly immoral : raffles and the plutocracy / Nick Rance -- West is East : Nayland Smith's sinophobia and Sax Rohmer's bank balance / Clive Bloom -- Fear's keen knife : suspense and the female detective, 1890-1920 / Gwen Williams -- A society of murderers run on sound conservative lines : the life and times of Sapper's Bulldog Drummond / Hans Bertens -- The novels of Leslie Charteris / Helena Blakemore -- Ordeal by analysis : Agatha Christie's The thirteen problems / Gary Day -- Dorothy Sayers : the masks of Lord Peter / Valerie Pitt -- Elizabeth Bowen's stories of suspense / J.A. Morris -- But one isn't murdered : Elizabeth Bowen's The little girls / Sandra Kemp -- Fifty million copies : the fiction of Dennis Wheatley / Christopher Bentley -- Margery Allingham and reader response / Sue Asbee
  • The view from the rear window : the fiction of Cornell Woolrich / A. Robert Lee -- Hitchcock and the mechanics of cinematic suspense / Lez Cooke -- Grace under pressure : reading Alistair MacLean / Brian Docherty -- Elizabeth Jenkins : perhaps the history woman / Ian MacKillop -- Feminist detective fiction / Maggie Humm -- The gentleman's excuse-me : the male apologist and the experience of realism in James Herbert's The magic cottage / Andrew Smith
Control code
20133902
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 273 pages
Isbn
9780312037086
Lccn
89037805
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)1321695
Label
Twentieth-century suspense : the thriller comes of age, edited by Clive Bloom
Publication
Note
"First published in the United States of America in 1990"--T.p. verso
Bibliography 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 immorally rich and the richly immoral : raffles and the plutocracy / Nick Rance -- West is East : Nayland Smith's sinophobia and Sax Rohmer's bank balance / Clive Bloom -- Fear's keen knife : suspense and the female detective, 1890-1920 / Gwen Williams -- A society of murderers run on sound conservative lines : the life and times of Sapper's Bulldog Drummond / Hans Bertens -- The novels of Leslie Charteris / Helena Blakemore -- Ordeal by analysis : Agatha Christie's The thirteen problems / Gary Day -- Dorothy Sayers : the masks of Lord Peter / Valerie Pitt -- Elizabeth Bowen's stories of suspense / J.A. Morris -- But one isn't murdered : Elizabeth Bowen's The little girls / Sandra Kemp -- Fifty million copies : the fiction of Dennis Wheatley / Christopher Bentley -- Margery Allingham and reader response / Sue Asbee
  • The view from the rear window : the fiction of Cornell Woolrich / A. Robert Lee -- Hitchcock and the mechanics of cinematic suspense / Lez Cooke -- Grace under pressure : reading Alistair MacLean / Brian Docherty -- Elizabeth Jenkins : perhaps the history woman / Ian MacKillop -- Feminist detective fiction / Maggie Humm -- The gentleman's excuse-me : the male apologist and the experience of realism in James Herbert's The magic cottage / Andrew Smith
Control code
20133902
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 273 pages
Isbn
9780312037086
Lccn
89037805
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)1321695

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