Talking About Detective Fiction download free [PDF and Ebook] by P. D. James

Talking About Detective Fiction download free [PDF and Ebook] by P. D. James year 2010
  • Book name: Talking About Detective Fiction
  • Author: P. D. James
  • Release date: 2010/2/21
  • Publisher: FABER & FABER
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Dictionaries and Languages
  • ISBN: 9780571253586
  • Rating: 8.39 of 10
  • Votes: 547
  • Review by: Reign Rice
  • Review rating: 9.86 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/26
  • Total pages: 160
  • Includes a PDF summary of 17 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: From the birth of crime writing with Wilkie Collins and Dostoevsky, through Conan Doyle to the golden age of crime, with the rise of Agatha Christie, Ngaio Marsh and Margery Allingham, P. D. James brings a lifetime of reading and writing crime fiction to bear on this personal history of the genre. There are chapters on great American crime writers - the likes of Patricia Highsmith, Raymond Chandler and Dashiel Hammett. James also discusses many of her favourite famous detectives, from Sherlock Holmes to Philip Marlowe. P.D. James, the bestselling author of Death Comes to Pemberley, Children of Men and The Murder Room, presents a brief history of detective fiction and explores the literary techniques behind history's best crime writing.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 7H6M39S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Creative Writing & Creative Writing Guides, Literature: History & Criticism, Biography: Literary, Literary Studies: Fiction, Novelists & Prose Writers, Literary Theory
  • Available formats: OEB, EPUB, WORD, TXT, AZW3, PDF, DOC, FB2. Compressed in JAR, BZ2, ZIP, RAR
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 10.97 USD
  • Dimensions: 130x195x10mm
  • Weight: 134g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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