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The Resource The Oxford companion to crime and mystery writing, editor in chief, Rosemary Herbert ; editors, Catherine Aird, John M. Reilly, (electronic resource)

The Oxford companion to crime and mystery writing, editor in chief, Rosemary Herbert ; editors, Catherine Aird, John M. Reilly, (electronic resource)

Label
The Oxford companion to crime and mystery writing
Title
The Oxford companion to crime and mystery writing
Statement of responsibility
editor in chief, Rosemary Herbert ; editors, Catherine Aird, John M. Reilly
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Entertaining and authoritative, this alphabetically arranged companion is an indispensable reference guide to crime and mystery writing. Unique in its biographical and critical treatment of major detective writers, it is a comprehensive digest to the genre's lexicon, characters, themes, time periods, milieus, and curiosities."--"Outstanding Reference Sources," American Libraries, May 2001
Cataloging source
DLC
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Herbert, Rosemary
Dewey number
809.3/872/03
LC call number
PN3448.D4
LC item number
H37 1999
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Oxford University Press
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  • Detective and mystery stories
  • Crime in literature
Label
The Oxford companion to crime and mystery writing, editor in chief, Rosemary Herbert ; editors, Catherine Aird, John M. Reilly, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000351727
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxiii, 535 p.
Governing access note
License restrictions may limit access
Isbn
9780195072396
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99021182
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000351727
Label
The Oxford companion to crime and mystery writing, editor in chief, Rosemary Herbert ; editors, Catherine Aird, John M. Reilly, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000351727
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxiii, 535 p.
Governing access note
License restrictions may limit access
Isbn
9780195072396
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99021182
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000351727

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