Masterpieces of Mystery Detective by EDGAR ALLAN POE

Masterpieces of Mystery Detective

byEDGAR ALLAN POE, ARTHUR B. REEVE, WILKIE COLLINS

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The detective story heretofore has been based upon one of two methods: analysis or deduction. The former was Poe's, to take the typical example; the latter is Conan Doyle's. Of late the discoveries of science have been brought into play in this field of fiction with notable results. The most prominent of such innovators, indeed the first one, is Arthur Reeve, an American writer, whose "Black Hand" will be found in this collection; which has endeavoured within its limited space to cover the field from the start—the detective story—wholly the outgrowth of the more highly developed police methods which have sprung into being within little more than half a century, being only so old

Contents
The Purloined Letter
    Edgar Allan Poe
The Black Hand
    Arthur B. Reeve
The Biter Bit
    Wilkie Collins
Missing: Page Thirteen
    Anna Katherine Green
A Scandal In Bohemia
    A. Conan Doyle
The Rope Of Fear
    Mary E. And Thomas W. Hanshew
The Safety Match
    Anton Chekhov
Some Scotland Yard Stories
    Sir Robert Anderson

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Title:Masterpieces of Mystery DetectiveFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:January 6, 2016Publisher:ANEB PublishingLanguage:English

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ISBN:9990051336986

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