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H.C. Bailey's Reggie Fortune and the Golden Age of detective fiction / Laird R. Blackwell.

Author/Creator:
Blackwell, Laird R. (Laird Richard), 1945- author.
Publication:
Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2017]
Format/Description:
Book
vii, 179 pages ; 24 cm
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Subjects:
Bailey, H. C. (Henry Christopher), 1878-1961 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Bailey, H. C. (Henry Christopher), 1878-1961.
Detective and mystery stories, English -- History and criticism.
Detectives in literature.
Detective and mystery stories, English.
Form/Genre:
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Summary:
"H.C. Bailey's detective Reggie Fortune was one of the most popular protagonists of the Golden Age of detective fiction. Fortune appeared in nine novels yet it was in a series of 84 short stories, published 1920-1940. This critical study examines the Fortune stories in the context of other popular detective fiction of the era"-- Provided by publisher.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9781476670690
1476670692
OCLC:
971920973