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P D James Talking about Detective Fiction (slipcase edition)

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Talking about the craft of detective writing and sharing her personal thoughts and observations on one of the most popular and enduring forms of literature, P D James examines the challenges, achievements and potential of a genre which has fascinated her for more than fifty years as a novelist. From the the tenant of 221B Baker Street to the Village Priest from Cubhole in Essex, from the Golden Age of detective writing between the wars to the achievements of the present and a glimpse at the future, P D James explores the metamorphosis of a genre which has gripped and entertained the popular imagination like no other type of novel.
This edition is in excellent condition, tightly bound with clean white pages. The dust jacket is also in excellent condition and this edition comes with a slipcase.

Item details

Added value:
This is number 324 of 450 limited edition signed copies
Author(s):
P D James
Condition:
As new
Edition:
2009
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
160
Publisher:
Bodleian Library

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Talking about the craft of detective writing and sharing her personal thoughts and observations on one of the most popular and enduring forms of literature, P D James examines the challenges, achievements and potential of a genre which has fascinated her for more than fifty years as a novelist. From the the tenant of 221B Baker Street to the Village Priest from Cubhole in Essex, from the Golden Age of detective writing between the wars to the achievements of the present and a glimpse at the future, P D James explores the metamorphosis of a genre which has gripped and entertained the popular imagination like no other type of novel.
This edition is in excellent condition, tightly bound with clean white pages. The dust jacket is also in excellent condition and this edition comes with a slipcase.

Added value:
This is number 324 of 450 limited edition signed copies
Author(s):
P D James
Condition:
As new
Edition:
2009
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
160
Publisher:
Bodleian Library

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