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The Figure of the Detective: A Literary History and Analysis
by Charles Brownson (Goodreads Author)
"This book begins with a history of the detective genre. The theory of the genre is laid out along with its central theme of the getting and deployment of knowledge. These changes explain the decay of the English Classic and its replacement by noir"--
Paperback, 210 pages
Published March 15th 2014 by McFarland & Company
(first published October 31st 2013)
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