Detective Fiction Representative Works - Essay

Representative Works

(Nineteenth-Century Literary Criticism)

Thomas Bailey Aldrich
The Stillwater Tragedy (novel) 1880

Honoré de Balzac
Illusions perdues (novel) 1843 [Lost Illusions, 1925]

Mary Elizabeth Braddon
Lady Audley's Secret (novel) 1862
A Strange World (novel) 1875
An Open Verdict (novel) 1878
Just As I Am (novel) 1880
Wyllard's Weird (novel) 1885

Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Pelham; or, the Adventures of a Gentleman (novel) 1828
Eugene Aram: A Tale (novel) 1832
Night and Morning (novel) 1841

Wilkie Collins
The Woman in White (novel) 1860
The Moonstone (novel) 1868
The Law and the Lady (novel) 1875

Charles Dickens
Bleak House (novel) 1852-53
The Mystery of Edwin Drood (novel) 1870

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
A Study in Scarlet (novel) 1887
The Sign of Four (novel) 1890
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (short stories) 1892
The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes (short stories) 1893
The Hound of the Baskervilles (novel) 1901-02
The Return of Sherlock Holmes (short stories) 1905
The Valley of Fear (novel) 1914-15
His Last Bow: Some Reminiscences of Sherlock Holmes (short stories) 1917
The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes (short stories) 1927

Benjamin Leopold...

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