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Formal Investigations

Aesthetic Style in Late-Victorian and Edwardian Detective Fiction

Formal Investigations( )
Author: Fox, Paul
Melikoglu, Koray
Series title:Studies in English Literatures Ser.
Publication Date:May 2014
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $39.00
Book Description:

These essays explore the taxonomies and relationships between the aesthetic forms, styles, and methodologies of detective and crime fiction in the late-Victorian and Edwardian period. The influences on the genre's artists are as varied as the era's interests in scientific method, forensics, archaeology, medicine, and the paranormal. Yet the formalizing tendencies of the investigative process remain, and this volume examines the understanding of crime's resolution as a stylistic...
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Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.772 x 8.19 x 0.585 Inches
Book Weight:2.2 Pounds

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