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Classic American Crime Fiction of the 1920s edited by Leslie Klinger

Classic American Crime Fiction of the 1920s edited by Leslie S. Klinger

September 26, 2018 10:10 am By Leave your thoughts

Classic American Crime Fiction of the 1920s, editor Leslie S. Klinger, Pegasus Crime - Sir Arthur Conan-Doyle set the gold standard of detective fiction with his Sherlock Holmes stories, and for many years Conan-Doyle and other British crime writers, such as Agatha Christie, dominated the genre. In the 1920s American crime writers appeared on the scene with a distinctive style all their own.