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1001 midnights

the aficionado"s guide to mystery and detective fiction

by Bill Pronzini

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Published by Arbor House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Detective and mystery stories -- Book reviews.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 875-876.

    Other titlesOne thousand and one midnights.
    Statementby Bill Pronzini and Marcia Muller.
    ContributionsMuller, Marcia.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN3448.D4 P76 1986
    The Physical Object
    Pagination879 p. ;
    Number of Pages879
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2548768M
    ISBN 100877956227
    LC Control Number85030817

    One Thousand and One Nights (Arabic: أَلْفُ لَيْلَةٍ وَلَيْلَةٌ ‎, ʾAlf Laylah wa-Laylah) is a collection of Middle Eastern folk tales compiled in Arabic during the Islamic Golden is often known in English as the Arabian Nights, from the first English-language edition (c. –), which rendered the title as The Arabian Nights' y: Middle East. Pronzini, Muller, and about 25 assisting contributors&#;a largely unimpressive gathering&#;offer summary/critiques of mysteries, thrillers, spy-novels, and adventure tales. ""We have attempted to include at least one work by every author past and present who has made any sort of impact on the field,"" say the authors in their introduction. But the resulting .

      Midnight's Children (Book): Rushdie, Salman: The iconic masterpiece of India that introduced the world to a glittering novelist--one with startling imaginative and intellectual resources, a master of perpetual storytelling (The New Yorker) WINNER OF THE BEST OF THE BOOKERS * SOON TO BE A NETFLIX ORIGINAL SERIES Selected by the Modern Library . Midnights: The Aficionado's Guide to Mystery and Detective Fiction. Midnights: The Aficionado's Guide to Mystery and Detective Fiction Request an Image. first edition Hardcover Specializing in Rare, Out-of-Print Books, Graphics, Appraisals, Search Service.

    " Midnights is the essential reference -- and reading -- book for all aficionados of mystery, detective, and suspense fiction. It is comprised of plot summaries, author biographies, and critical evaluations of classic and important crime and espionage novels, as well as short story collections seminal to the genre. Buy a cheap copy of Midnights: The Aficionado's Guide book by Marcia Muller. Free shipping over $


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