Detective Fiction and the Ghost Story: The Haunted Text

Detective Fiction and the Ghost Story: The Haunted Text

by M. Cook

Hardcover(2014)

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Detective Fiction and the Ghost Story: The Haunted Text by M. Cook

Detective Fiction and the Ghost Story is a lively series of case studies celebrating the close relationship between detective fiction and the ghost story. It features many of the most famous authors from both genres including Conan Doyle, Agatha Christie, M. R. James and Tony Hillerman.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781137294883
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date: 08/19/2014
Series: Crime Files Series
Edition description: 2014
Pages: 223
Sales rank: 957,692
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Michael Cook is a freelance writer based in Devon, UK. A former National Trust Director, he holds a PhD in English from the University of Bristol. His previous publications include Narratives of Enclosure in Detective Fiction: The Locked Room Mystery (Palgrave Macmillan, 2011), the first full length critique of the Locked Room Mystery; Detective Fiction and The Ghost Story is his second book.

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