10 Women of Mystery

10 Women of Mystery

By: Earl F Bargainnier (author)Paperback

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This volume, which examines the special contributions of a number of women mystery writers, sheds light on this significant example of common interests in recreational reading among women and men and the reasons behind the early and continuing uncharacteristic near-equality of both sexes in this field of endeavor.

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About Author

Earl F. Bargainnier ( 1987) was Fuller E. Callaway Professor of English Language and Literature at Wesleyan College. A former president of the Popular Culture Association, he was the author of more than sixty articles and "The Gentle Art of Murder: The Detective Fiction of Agatha Christie." He also edited "Twelve Englishmen of Mystery "and co-edited "Cops and Constables.""

Contents

Dorothy Sayers / Kathleen Gregory Klein -- Josephine Tey / Nancy Ellen Talbur -- Ngaio Marsh / Earl F. Bargainnier -- P.D. James / Nancy C. Joyner -- Ruth Rendell / Jane S. Bakerman -- Anna Katharine Green / Barrie Hayne -- Mary Roberts Rinehart / Jan Cohn -- Margaret Millar / John M. Reilly -- Emma Lath / Jeanne F. Bedell -- Amanda Cross / Steven F. Carter.

Product Details

  • publication date: 31/12/1981
  • ISBN13: 9780879721732
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 304
  • ID: 9780879721732
  • weight: 431
  • ISBN10: 0879721731

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