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The Invention of Murder: How the Victorians Revelled in Death and Detection and Created Modern Crime

by Judith Flanders
Thomas Dunne Books, July 2014   ISBN: 978-125004863-0
Price: $16.99

“Brilliantly researched and rendered, this is an indispensible read for anyone—scholars and the general public alike—who harbors an interest in the evolution of the notion and representation of murder...Flanders presents a fascinating narrative in well-crafted and at times suitably ironic praise.”-–Library Journal, starred review

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