Book Reviews of Mortal Consequences

Mortal Consequences
Mortal Consequences
Author: Julian Symons
ISBN-13: 9780805204049
ISBN-10: 0805204040
Publication Date: 6/1973
Pages: 269
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Publisher: Schocken Books
Book Type: Paperback
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If you are at all interested in the history or developent of the detective story over the years, you will greatly enjoy this.Well written by British mystery author.
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Classic critical study of mystery and detective fiction up until around 1970. I can't agree with Symons's evaluation of many books he covers -- he is particularly dismissive of female authors -- but it's a useful overview of the history of the genre.