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Mystery Fiction: Theory and Technique

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Introduction by John W. VanderCook
Hardcover, first, 232 pages
Published 1948 by Duell, Sloan and Pearce
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Superb "how to" book for mystery writers, from 1940. Won Edgar award, and deserves it. Want to buy sometime.
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