Detective Fiction and the Ghost Story: The Haunted Text

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So are most human relations. and the comic crime novel God Save the Mark. concluding with the extremely violent Pity Him Afterwards in 1964. and he launched a remarkably successful writing career. because Parker sees no practical advantage to such transactions. appeared under the pseudonym Curt Clark. and George C. all these novels present a professionally controlled hard edge. Marion Harvey's is likewise noteworthy because of the criminal device employed; and it should be added that the deductive work done by Graydon McKelvie is at times extremely clever.

Pages: 223

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan; 2014 edition (August 19, 2014)

ISBN: 1137294884

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