Soitos, Stephen F.
Title THE BLUES DETECTIVE: A Study of African-American Detective Fiction
Binding Trade Paperback.
Book Condition Fine, in photo-pictorial wraps. 260 pages, including index.
Edition First edition, first printing: trade paperback issue.
Publisher Amherst: The University of Massachusetts Press, (1996).
0870239961 / 9780870239960
Seller ID 45814.00
Beginning with Pauline Hopkins in 1901, "Soitos...analyzes what he calls the 'tropes of black detection.' Thoughtfully executed and well written."--Choice. "Insightful readings of neglected or 'lost texts."'--American Literature.
Mystery Reference. Black Literature. Mystery. Pulp Fiction.