Foul and Fair Play
Lieferbar innert 2 Wochen
BeschreibungAn examination of classic detective fiction as a genre. The book attempts to read a variety of texts by different authors as variations on a common and relatively tight set of conventions, ranging from Edgar Allan Poe and Wilkie Collins, through Robert Louis Stevenson and H.G. Wells, to the 1960s.
PortraitMarty Roth is a professor of English at the University of Minnesota. He is the author of "Comedy and America: The Lost World of Washington Irving" and the editor of "Washington Irving's Contributions to "The Corrector"." His last book is "Drunk the Night Before," a cultural history of intoxication.
Untertitel: New. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: UNIV OF GEORGIA PR
Erscheinungsdatum: Januar 1995
Seitenanzahl: 304 Seiten