John Cullen Gruesser's A Century of Detection: Twenty Great Mystery Stories, PDF

By John Cullen Gruesser

ISBN-10: 0786446501

ISBN-13: 9780786446506

Designed for secret enthusiasts in addition to professors and scholars in university classes dedicated to detective fiction, this anthology beneficial properties vintage texts, pivotal works by means of lesser-known authors, and unknown gem stones through significant writers now not ordinarily linked to the genre.
supplying a chronological and thematic survey of the 1st a hundred years of detection, this quantity comprises tales via Edgar Allan Poe, Wilkie Collins, Mark Twain, Arthur Conan Doyle, Bret Harte, G.K. Chesterton, Mary Wilkins Freeman, Anna Katharine eco-friendly, Baroness Orzcy, Susan Glaspell, Carroll John Daly, Dashiell Hammett, Cornell Woolrich, Pauline Hopkins, Chester Himes and Ralph Ellison.
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