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The mystery to a solution Poe, Borges, and the analytic detective story

Author: John T Irwin
Publisher: Baltimore, Md. Johns Hopkins Univ. Press 1996
Series: A Johns Hopkins paperback
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Johns Hopkins paperbacks edView all editions and formats
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Irwin mirrors the aesthetic impact of the genre by creating in his study the dynamics of a detective story-the uncovering of mysteries, the accumulation of evidence, the tracing of clues, and the  Read more...

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Named Person: Edgar Allan Poe; Jorge Luis Borges
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John T Irwin
ISBN: 0801846501 9780801846502 0801854660 9780801854668
OCLC Number: 1069145963
Awards: Winner of Modern Language Association Aldo and Jeanne Scaglione Prize for Comparative Literary Studies 1997 (United States)
Winner of Phi Beta Kappa's Christian Gauss Award 1997 (United States)
Description: XXIII, 481 Seiten Illustrationen, Diagramme
Series Title: A Johns Hopkins paperback
Responsibility: John T. Irwin.

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