The doomed detective the contribution of the detective novel to postmodern American and Italian fiction by Stefano Tani

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  • Detective and mystery stories, American -- History and criticism,
  • Detective and mystery stories, Italian -- History and criticism,
  • American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
  • Italian fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
  • Literature, Comparative -- American and Italian,
  • Literature, Comparative -- Italian and American,
  • Experimental fiction -- History and criticism,
  • Postmodernism (Literature)

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Book details

StatementStefano Tani.
SeriesLiterary structures
LC ClassificationsPS374.D4 T36 1984
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 183 p. ;
Number of Pages183
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3168173M
ISBN 100809311488
LC Control Number83010233

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