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8 edition of The Black sleuth found in the catalog.

The Black sleuth

by John Edward Bruce

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  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Northeastern University Press in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • African American detectives -- Fiction.,
    • Americans -- England -- Fiction.,
    • England -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 113-[126]).

      StatementJohn Edward Bruce ; edited with an introduction by John Cullen Gruesser.
      GenreFiction.
      SeriesThe Northeastern library of Black literature
      ContributionsGruesser, John Cullen, 1959-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3503.R876 B48 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxiii, [126] p. ;
      Number of Pages126
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3956457M
      ISBN 101555535119
      LC Control Number2001059188

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Product details Series: New England Library Of Black Literature Hardcover: pages Publisher: Northeastern University Press; First Edition in boo edition (Ap ) Language: English ISBN ISBN Product Dimensions: x x inches Shipping Weight: Cited by: 1. Originally serialized in McGirt's Magazine between andThe Black Sleuth is one of the earliest African American fictional works to depict a black detective and thus a forerunner of novels by writers such as Rudolph Fisher, Chester Himes, Walter Mosely, Barbara Neely, and Valerie Wilson Wesley.

Now published for the first time in book form, this fascinating yet.4/5. About the Book Originally serialized in McGirt's Magazine between andThe Black Sleuth is one of the earliest African American fictional works to depict a black detective and thus a forerunner of novels by writers such as Rudolph Fisher, Chester Himes, Walter Mosely, Barbara Neely, and Valerie Wilson Wesley.

Originally serialized in McGirt's Magazine between andThe Black Sleuth is one of the earliest African American fictional works to depict a black detective and thus a forerunner of. by John Edward Bruce, edited by John Cullen Gruesser Northeastern University Press, June $, ISBN John Edward Bruce's The Black Sleuth was first serialized in McGirt's Magazine, a serial started inmaking Bruce one of the earliest known black mystery writers ever published.

His story is now being published for the first time in novel form. The editor, Professor of English at Kean University, has previously published a book on Black writers’ works about Africa. The opening of Bruce’s story promises a lavishly European tale—mystery, mayhem, romance, and cross-continental travel to recover a stolen diamond.5/5.

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A novel featuring the first black detective in American fiction, boldly attacking white prejudice and racial injustice in the U.S. and abroad. From Book 1: Savannah, Georgia, While her mother’s only wish is to see her married, Becky Mackenzie just wants to sketch in the cemetery and talk to ghosts.

Becky will admit she is attracted to the handsome Adam White, but he’s a northerner shunned by Savannah society—plus Becky’s man-eating cousin Fanny is sinking her claws in him just to spite her.

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She was included in 's “ American Crime Writers. NEW YORK (AP) — Award-winning mystery writer Barbara Neely, who created the first black female sleuth series in mainstream American publishing, died March 2 after a brief illness, according to her.

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NEW YORK (AP) — Award-winning mystery writer Barbara Neely, who created the first black female series sleuth in mainstream American publishing, died last week after a brief illness, according to her publisher, Brash Books.

She was Neely is perhaps best known for her four-book Blanche White series, which had at its center a nomadic [ ]. NEW YORK (AP) — Award-winning mystery writer Barbara Neely, who created the first black female sleuth series in mainstream American publishing, died March 2 after a brief illness.

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New York – Award-winning mystery writer Barbara Neely, who created the first black female sleuth series in mainstream American publishing, died March 2 after a brief illness, according to her.NEW YORK — Award-winning mystery writer Barbara Neely, who created the first black female series sleuth in mainstream American publishing, died .NEW YORK (AP) — Award-winning mystery writer Barbara Neely, who created the first black female series sleuth in mainstream American publishing, died last week after a brief illness, according to her publisher, Brash Books.

She was Neely is perhaps best known for her four-book Blanche White series, which had at its center a nomadic amateur.