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Detective Novel

John M. Reilly

in The Oxford Companion to Crime and Mystery Writing

Published in print January 1999 | ISBN: 9780195072396
Published online January 2005 | e-ISBN: 9780199891078
Detective Novel

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The detective novel is that form of long fiction centered upon investigation of a criminal problem. Typically the narrative presents

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Subjects: Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers)

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