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256 Pages | 4 black & white illustrations

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9781526128676

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Tattoos in crime and detective narratives

Marking and remarking

First Edition

Edited by Kate Watson and Katharine Cox

Published by Manchester University Press

  • This timely collection positions the tattoo at the heart of understanding crime and detective narratives
  • Includes a foreword by esteemed critic Maurizio Ascari
  • The unusual focus on tattoos through literary and screen texts has board appeal both for scholars and the general public.
  • The original and scholarly essays include established scholars of crime, detection and tattooing such as Karin Beeler and Kerstin Bergman
  • The inclusion of a section on children's literature is a unique contribution to the field of tattoo studies

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