Talking About Detective Fiction [Audiobook] download free by P. D. James

Talking About Detective Fiction Audiobook download free by P. D. James
  • Listen audiobook: Talking About Detective Fiction
  • Author: P. D. James
  • Release date: 2010/1/16
  • Publisher: FABER & FABER
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Dictionaries and Languages
  • ISBN: 9780571253586
  • Rating: 8.09 of 10
  • Votes: 891
  • Review by: Celia Bates
  • Review rating: 7.34 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/10
  • Duration: 2H2M47S in 256 kbps (32 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-09-23
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: FLAC, MP3, AIFF, Musepack, MPEG4, WAV, MPEG-4 ALS, WMA (compression ISO, CPIO, ZIP, Z, CBC, RAR)
  • Total pages original book: 160
  • Includes a PDF summary of 12 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 9M15S (2.4 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: From the birth of crime writing with Wilkie Collins and Dostoevsky, through Conan Doyle to the golden age of crime, with the rise of Agatha Christie, Ngaio Marsh and Margery Allingham, P. D. James brings a lifetime of reading and writing crime fiction to bear on this personal history of the genre. There are chapters on great American crime writers - the likes of Patricia Highsmith, Raymond Chandler and Dashiel Hammett. James also discusses many of her favourite famous detectives, from Sherlock Holmes to Philip Marlowe. P.D. James, the bestselling author of Death Comes to Pemberley, Children of Men and The Murder Room, presents a brief history of detective fiction and explores the literary techniques behind history's best crime writing.
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Literary Theory, Biography: Literary, Creative Writing & Creative Writing Guides, Literature: History & Criticism, Literary Studies: Fiction, Novelists & Prose Writers
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 10.97 USD
  • Dimensions: 130x195x10mm
  • Weight: 134g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom

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