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The gay detective novel

lesbian and gay main characters and themes in mystery fiction

by Judith A. Markowitz

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Published by McFarland & Co. in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • English-speaking countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Detective and mystery stories, American -- History and criticism.,
    • Gays in literature.,
    • Detective and mystery stories, English -- History and criticism.,
    • Homosexuality and literature -- English-speaking countries.,
    • Commonwealth fiction (English) -- History and criticism.,
    • Gays" writings, American -- History and criticism.,
    • Gays" writings, English -- History and criticism.,
    • Lesbians in literature.,
    • Gay men in literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 287-288) and index.

      StatementJudith A. Markowitz ; foreword by Katherine V. Forrest.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS374.H63 M37 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 302 p. ;
      Number of Pages302
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3296059M
      ISBN 100786419571
      LC Control Number2004019458

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