THE PURSUIT OF CRIME ~Art and Ideology in Detective Fiction

By: PORTER, Dennis

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FINE condition in FINE dust jacket. HARDCOVER. 1981. FIRST EDITION. AS NEW, bound in orange cloth in orange-red pictorial dust jacket. Square and tight, UNREAD, jacket not price clipped. 'Focusing particularly on classic works by Wilkie Collins, Conan Doyle, Agatha Christie, Dashiell Hammett, Raymond Chandler, and Georges Simenon, Porter shows how the detective narrative achieves its artistic ends through the erotic management of suspense.'

Title: THE PURSUIT OF CRIME ~Art and Ideology in Detective Fiction

Author Name: PORTER, Dennis

Categories: AUTHOR P~Q~R, TELL ME, DO,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Ct, Yale University Press: 1981

ISBN Number: 0300277229

ISBN Number 13: 9780300277227

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Seller ID: 000889

Keywords: NOISBN, Literary Criticism, Detective Fiction, Scene Of The Crime