The Female Detective (British Library Crime Classics)
Publish date: 2015-05-15
Publisher: British Library
Pages no: 328
Edition language: English
There is a not insignificant portion of the bookish world that seeks out the first instance of particular characters and genres. Because I am a trivia hound, I follow scholars who try to identify the first novel (probably The Tale of Genji, by Murasaki Shibiku, depending on how you define it), the f...