The Woman in White

The Woman in White

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by Wilkie Collins
     
 

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The story is considered an early example of detective fiction with the hero, Walter Hartright, employing many of the sleuthing techniques of later private detectives. The use of multiple narratives draws on Collins's legal training and as he points out in his Preamble: 'the story here presented will be told by more than one pen, as the story of an offence against the… See more details below

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The story is considered an early example of detective fiction with the hero, Walter Hartright, employing many of the sleuthing techniques of later private detectives. The use of multiple narratives draws on Collins's legal training and as he points out in his Preamble: 'the story here presented will be told by more than one pen, as the story of an offence against the laws is told in Court by more than one witness'.

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ISBN-13:
2940016580135
Publisher:
RANDALL BRADY SANDERS
Publication date:
04/20/2013
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
2 MB

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