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Murder Will Out

(1989)
The Detective in Fiction from Poe to the Present
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No-one has approached the vast, continuing corpus of detective fiction in quite this way before.' Financial Times What is it that has always made the detective such a popular figure in fiction? Why are we always so seduced by the search to discover 'whodunit'? And how far back does this fascination go? Following the trail of the detective - from Poe's Chevalier Dupin to the time of this book's first publication in 1989 - T J Binyon's brilliant history explores one of fiction's most enduring characters, in all its many guises. Murder Will Out is an essential guide for anyone who has ever been gripped by a good crime novel and wants to investigate further.

    

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Hardback Editions

September 1989 : UK Hardback
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Title: Murder Will Out: the Detective in Fiction
Author(s): T J Binyon
ISBN: 0-19-219223-X / 978-0-19-219223-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Oxford University Press
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Paperback Editions

March 2009 : UK Paperback
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Title: Murder Will Out': The Detective in Fiction from Poe to the Present
Author(s): T J Binyon
ISBN: 0-571-25026-2 / 978-0-571-25026-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber and Faber
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June 1990 : UK Paperback
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Title: Murder Will Out: Detective in Fiction from Poe to the Present
Author(s): T J Binyon
ISBN: 0-19-282730-8 / 978-0-19-282730-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Oxford Paperbacks
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