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Women crime writers. Four suspense novels of the 1950s / Sarah Weinman, editor.

Weinman, Sarah, (editor.). Armstrong, Charlotte, 1905-1969 Mischief. (Added Author). Highsmith, Patricia, 1921-1995 Blunderer. (Added Author). Millar, Margaret, 1915-1994 Beast in view. (Added Author). Hitchens, Dolores, 1907-1973 Fools' gold. (Added Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library MYS COLL WOMEN (Text) 39206021171705 Mystery Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781598534313
  • ISBN: 1598534319
  • Physical Description: 710 pages ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Library of America, [2015]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Second in a two-volume collection of suspense novels written by female authors in the 1940s and 1950s.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note:
Mischief / Charlotte Armstrong -- The blunderer / Patricia Highsmith -- Beast in view / Margaret Millar -- Fools' gold / Dolores Hitchens.
Summary, etc.:
These four stories examine isolated crimes within society that not only breed murder but destructive suspicions.
Subject: Women authors > 20th century.
Uxoricide > Fiction.
Suburban life > Fiction.
Theft > Fiction.
Horror tales.
Babysitters > Fiction.
Strangers > Fiction.
Prank telephone calls > Fiction.
Detective and mystery stories, American.
Suspense fiction, American.
Genre: Psychological fiction.
Mystery fiction.
Suspense fiction.
Detective and mystery fiction.
Thrillers (Fiction)

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