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Watteau's Shepherds
The Detective Novel in Britain, 1914–1940
Leroy Lad Panek

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Detective stories should be examined from a literary point of view, with special attention to literary history and to materials and patterns from which the writers created their fictions. This book sheds new light into the fascinating field of detective fiction.

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LC: 79-083887 PR
240 pp. 6 x 9
ISBN 978-0-87972-131-2
Cloth $29.95 t
ISBN 978-0-87972-132-9
Paper $16.95 t

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