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British mystery and thriller writers since 1940.

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Published by Gale Research in Detroit, MI .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Detective and mystery stories, English -- Dictionaries.,
  • Detective and mystery stories, English -- Bio-bibliography.,
  • Novelists, English -- 20th century -- Biography -- Dictionaries.,
  • English fiction -- 20th century -- Bio-bibliography.,
  • English fiction -- 20th century -- Dictionaries.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Bernard Benstock and Thomas F. Staley.
    SeriesDictionary of literary biography -- v. 87
    ContributionsBenstock, Bernard, 1930-, Staley, Thomas F., 1935-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR888.D4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi,419p. :
    Number of Pages419
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22207134M
    ISBN 10081034565X

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