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Reilly, John M. (John Marsden)

Overview
Works: 12 works in 104 publications in 2 languages and 8,354 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Dictionaries  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  Encyclopedias  Autobiographies  Study guides  Bio-bibliography  Personal narratives  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: PS3545.R815, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John M Reilly
Twentieth century interpretations of Invisible man : a collection of critical essays by John M Reilly( Book )

13 editions published between 1952 and 1970 in English and held by 1,603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A journey across the racial divide reveals unparalled truths about the nature of racism and bigotry and its effects on the minds of both victims and perpetrators
Twentieth-century crime and mystery writers( Book )

38 editions published between 1980 and 1991 in English and held by 1,431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Wright : the critical reception by John M Reilly( Book )

8 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tony Hillerman : a critical companion by John M Reilly( Book )

11 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Has given new vigor to the popular genre of mystery fiction. This study examines each of his 13 novels in turn and includes a biographical chapter and a chapter on his innovations in the genre of detective fiction. This careful study of the narrative techniques and thematic investigations of Hillerman's detective fiction illuminates the way he has crafted a new and profound method for understanding the conditions of modern life. A biographical chapter traces the
Larry McMurtry : a critical companion by John M Reilly( Book )

15 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Oxford companion to crime and mystery writing by Rosemary Herbert( Book )

8 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Review: "Entertaining and authoritative, this alphabetically arranged companion is an indispensable reference guide to crime and mystery writing. Unique in its biographical and critical treatment of major detective writers, it is a comprehensive digest to the genre's lexicon, characters, themes, time periods, milieus, and curiosities."--"Outstanding Reference Sources," American Libraries, May 2001
Insight and protest in the works of Richard Wright by John M Reilly( )

4 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Invisible man a collection of critical essays( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twentieth-century crime and mystery writers by John M Reilly( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean Toomer : an annotated checklist of criticism by John M Reilly( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Black boy : a record of childhood and youth by Richard Wright( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in Portuguese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The author relates his life as an African American growing up in the South during the Jim Crow years
Richard Wright : an essay in bibliography by John M Reilly( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Tony Hillerman : a critical companion
Alternative Names
Reilly, John M.

Reilly, John Marsden.

Reilly, John Marsden 1933-

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Larry McMurtry : a critical companionThe Oxford companion to crime and mystery writing