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The Oxford Book of American Detective Stories (1996)

by Tony Hillerman (Editor), Rosemary Herbert (Editor)

Other authors: Linda Barnes (Contributor), Robert Leslie Bellem (Contributor), Anthony Boucher (Contributor), John Dickson Carr (Contributor), Raymond Chandler (Contributor)28 more, Carroll John Daly (Contributor), Dorothy Salisbury Davis (Contributor), Mignon G. Eberhart (Contributor), William Faulkner (Contributor), Jacques Futrelle (Contributor), Eric Stanley Gardner (Contributor), William Campbell Gault (Contributor), Susan Glaspell (Contributor), Sue Grafton (Contributor), Anna Katharine Green (Contributor), Bret Harte (Contributor), Tony Hillerman (Contributor), Edward D. Hoch (Contributor), John Ross Macdonald (Contributor), Ed McBain (Contributor), Marcia Muller (Contributor), Edgar Allan Poe (Contributor), Melville Davisson Post (Contributor), Bill Pronzini (Contributor), Ellery Queen (Contributor), Clayton Rawson (Contributor), Arthur B. Reeve (Contributor), Mary Roberts Rinehart (Contributor), Richard B. Sale (Contributor), Clinton H. Stagg (Contributor), Rex Stout (Contributor), T. S. Stribling (Contributor), Cornell Woolrich (Contributor)

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A collection of 34 detective stories, tracing the development of the genre from Edgar Allen Poe's The Murder in the Rue Morgue, through William Faulkner's An Error in Chemistry, up to the present.

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Hillerman, TonyEditorprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Herbert, RosemaryEditormain authorall editionsconfirmed
Barnes, LindaContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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Boucher, AnthonyContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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