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The big book of female detectives, edited and with an introduction by Otto Penzler

Label
The big book of female detectives
Title
The big book of female detectives
Statement of responsibility
edited and with an introduction by Otto Penzler
Title variation
Female detectives
Creator
Editor
Writer of introduction
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An anthology of the most cunning, resourceful, and brilliant female sleuths in mystery fiction. The stories in this collection introduce us to the most determined of gumshoe gals, from débutante detectives to spinster sleuths; from groundbreaking female cops to contemporary crime-fighting P.I.s
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Penzler, Otto
Dewey number
813/.087208
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS648.D4
LC item number
B49 2018
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
Vintage Crime/Black Lizard
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women detectives
  • Women private investigators
  • Murder
Target audience
adult
Label
The big book of female detectives, edited and with an introduction by Otto Penzler
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
The most complete collection of detective dames, gumshoe gals & sultry sleuths ever assembled
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Diamond lizard
  • James Yaffe
  • Modern Era.
  • All the lonely people
  • Marcia Muller
  • Blood types
  • Julie Smith
  • Poison that leaves no trace
  • Sue Grafton
  • Discards
  • Faye Kellerman
  • George R. Sims
  • Spooked
  • Carolyn G. Hart
  • Making lemonade
  • Barbara Paul
  • Louise
  • Max Allan Collins
  • Strung out
  • Sara Paretsky
  • Beneath the lilacs
  • Nevada Barr
  • Stir outside the Café Royal
  • Miss Gibson
  • Linda Barnes
  • Headaches and bad dreams
  • Lawrence Block
  • Affair of inconvenience
  • Anne Perry
  • Beaubien
  • Deborah Morgan
  • Double-crossing Delancey
  • S.J. Rozan
  • Clarence Rook
  • Shoeshine man's regrets
  • Laura Lippman
  • Dust up
  • Wendy Hornsby
  • Case of the Parr children
  • Antonia Fraser
  • Fast
  • Jeffery Deaver
  • Bad girls.
  • Winged assassin
  • Mandarin
  • L.T. Meade &
  • Robert Eustace
  • Blood-red cross
  • L.T. Meade &
  • Robert Eustace
  • Adventure of the Carnegie Library
  • John Kendrick Bangs
  • Woman from the east
  • Edgar Wallace
  • She knew what to do
  • Fergus Hume
  • Joseph Shearing
  • Forgers
  • Arthur B. Reeve
  • Meanest man in Europe
  • David Durham
  • Four square Jane unmasked
  • Edgar Wallace
  • Adventure of the headless statue
  • Eugene Thomas
  • Madame goes dramatic
  • Outside ledge: a cablegram mystery
  • Perry Paul
  • Extenuating circumstances
  • Joyce Carol Oates
  • L.T. Meade &
  • Robert Eustace
  • Frewin miniatures
  • Introduction
  • Emmuska Orczy
  • Conscience
  • Richard Marsh
  • Hidden Violin
  • M. McDonnell Bodkin
  • Before World War I (American).
  • Christabel's crystal
  • Carolyn Wells
  • Bullet from nowhere
  • Hugh C. Weir
  • Victorians and Edwardians (British).
  • Intangible clew
  • Anna Katharine Green
  • Planted
  • James Oppenheim
  • Pulp Era.
  • Wizard's safe
  • Valentine
  • Red hot
  • Frederick Nebel
  • Domino Lady collects
  • Mysterious countess
  • Lars Anderson
  • Letters and the law
  • T.T. Flynn
  • Old maids die
  • Whitman Chambers
  • Too many clients
  • D.B. McCandless
  • Rat turnaround
  • Roger Torrey
  • Murder with music
  • Anonymous
  • Coke for Co-eds
  • Adolphe Barreaux
  • Chiller-diller
  • Richard Sale
  • Passing of Anne Marsh
  • Arthur Lep Zagat
  • Golden Age.
  • Secret Adversary
  • Agatha Christie
  • Diamond cut diamond
  • Unraveled mystery
  • Frederic Arnold Kummer
  • locked doors
  • Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • Tea-leaf
  • Edgar Jepson &
  • Robert Eustace
  • Almost perfect murder
  • Hulbert Footner
  • Lover of St. Lys
  • F. Tennyson Jesse
  • Andrew Forrester, Jr.
  • Misogyny at Mougins
  • Gilbert Frankau
  • Introducing Susan Dare
  • Mignon G. Eberhart
  • Bloody Crescendo
  • Vincent Starrett
  • Burglars must dine
  • E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • Missing character
  • Phyllis Bentley
  • Redhill sisterhood
  • Murder in the movies
  • Karl Detzer
  • Gilded pupil
  • Ethel Lina White
  • Case of the hundred cats
  • Gladys Mitchell
  • Mid-century.
  • Murder with flowers
  • Q. Patrick
  • Vacancy with corpse
  • C.L. Pirkis
  • H.H. Holmes
  • Riddle of the Black Museum
  • Stuart Palmer
  • Meredith's murder
  • Charlotte Armstrong
  • Flowers for an angel
  • Nigel Morland
  • There's death for remembrance
  • Frances & Richard Lockridge
  • Mom sings an aria
Control code
on1031918478
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xv, 1115 pages
Isbn
9780525434740
Lccn
2018026857
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
F PENZLER ; XX-FI ; [B18BP044, #14, 3@25.00, LAP/ ]
System control number
(OCoLC)1031918478
Label
The big book of female detectives, edited and with an introduction by Otto Penzler
Publication
Copyright
Note
The most complete collection of detective dames, gumshoe gals & sultry sleuths ever assembled
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Diamond lizard
  • James Yaffe
  • Modern Era.
  • All the lonely people
  • Marcia Muller
  • Blood types
  • Julie Smith
  • Poison that leaves no trace
  • Sue Grafton
  • Discards
  • Faye Kellerman
  • George R. Sims
  • Spooked
  • Carolyn G. Hart
  • Making lemonade
  • Barbara Paul
  • Louise
  • Max Allan Collins
  • Strung out
  • Sara Paretsky
  • Beneath the lilacs
  • Nevada Barr
  • Stir outside the Café Royal
  • Miss Gibson
  • Linda Barnes
  • Headaches and bad dreams
  • Lawrence Block
  • Affair of inconvenience
  • Anne Perry
  • Beaubien
  • Deborah Morgan
  • Double-crossing Delancey
  • S.J. Rozan
  • Clarence Rook
  • Shoeshine man's regrets
  • Laura Lippman
  • Dust up
  • Wendy Hornsby
  • Case of the Parr children
  • Antonia Fraser
  • Fast
  • Jeffery Deaver
  • Bad girls.
  • Winged assassin
  • Mandarin
  • L.T. Meade &
  • Robert Eustace
  • Blood-red cross
  • L.T. Meade &
  • Robert Eustace
  • Adventure of the Carnegie Library
  • John Kendrick Bangs
  • Woman from the east
  • Edgar Wallace
  • She knew what to do
  • Fergus Hume
  • Joseph Shearing
  • Forgers
  • Arthur B. Reeve
  • Meanest man in Europe
  • David Durham
  • Four square Jane unmasked
  • Edgar Wallace
  • Adventure of the headless statue
  • Eugene Thomas
  • Madame goes dramatic
  • Outside ledge: a cablegram mystery
  • Perry Paul
  • Extenuating circumstances
  • Joyce Carol Oates
  • L.T. Meade &
  • Robert Eustace
  • Frewin miniatures
  • Introduction
  • Emmuska Orczy
  • Conscience
  • Richard Marsh
  • Hidden Violin
  • M. McDonnell Bodkin
  • Before World War I (American).
  • Christabel's crystal
  • Carolyn Wells
  • Bullet from nowhere
  • Hugh C. Weir
  • Victorians and Edwardians (British).
  • Intangible clew
  • Anna Katharine Green
  • Planted
  • James Oppenheim
  • Pulp Era.
  • Wizard's safe
  • Valentine
  • Red hot
  • Frederick Nebel
  • Domino Lady collects
  • Mysterious countess
  • Lars Anderson
  • Letters and the law
  • T.T. Flynn
  • Old maids die
  • Whitman Chambers
  • Too many clients
  • D.B. McCandless
  • Rat turnaround
  • Roger Torrey
  • Murder with music
  • Anonymous
  • Coke for Co-eds
  • Adolphe Barreaux
  • Chiller-diller
  • Richard Sale
  • Passing of Anne Marsh
  • Arthur Lep Zagat
  • Golden Age.
  • Secret Adversary
  • Agatha Christie
  • Diamond cut diamond
  • Unraveled mystery
  • Frederic Arnold Kummer
  • locked doors
  • Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • Tea-leaf
  • Edgar Jepson &
  • Robert Eustace
  • Almost perfect murder
  • Hulbert Footner
  • Lover of St. Lys
  • F. Tennyson Jesse
  • Andrew Forrester, Jr.
  • Misogyny at Mougins
  • Gilbert Frankau
  • Introducing Susan Dare
  • Mignon G. Eberhart
  • Bloody Crescendo
  • Vincent Starrett
  • Burglars must dine
  • E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • Missing character
  • Phyllis Bentley
  • Redhill sisterhood
  • Murder in the movies
  • Karl Detzer
  • Gilded pupil
  • Ethel Lina White
  • Case of the hundred cats
  • Gladys Mitchell
  • Mid-century.
  • Murder with flowers
  • Q. Patrick
  • Vacancy with corpse
  • C.L. Pirkis
  • H.H. Holmes
  • Riddle of the Black Museum
  • Stuart Palmer
  • Meredith's murder
  • Charlotte Armstrong
  • Flowers for an angel
  • Nigel Morland
  • There's death for remembrance
  • Frances & Richard Lockridge
  • Mom sings an aria
Control code
on1031918478
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xv, 1115 pages
Isbn
9780525434740
Lccn
2018026857
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
F PENZLER ; XX-FI ; [B18BP044, #14, 3@25.00, LAP/ ]
System control number
(OCoLC)1031918478

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