Of Sex and Faerie: Further Essays on Genre Fiction (Genre

John Lennard

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Her small, private world began to come apart after the death of her husband in 1965. So it is with the other precinct detectives. Brother Cadfael exemplifies Peters’s principal concerns as a novelist. There is no reference in the entire story to Dupin being a detective, either private or official, and his services are never solicited. William F.308 100 Masters of Mystery and Detective Fiction Hammett Homicides.

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