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Author Hernández Martín, Jorge, 1956-
Title Readers and labyrinths : detective fiction in Borges, Bustos Domecq, and Eco / Jorge Hernández Martín.
Imprint New York : Garland Pub., 1995.

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 MUSKINGUM STACKS  PQ7797.B635 Z734    AVAILABLE  
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 MUSKINGUM STACKS  PQ7797.B635 Z734    AVAILABLE  
Author Hernández Martín, Jorge, 1956-
Series Garland reference library of the humanities ; v. 1810. Latin American studies ; v. 4.
Garland reference library of the humanities ; v. 1810.
Garland reference library of the humanities. Latin American studies ; v. 4.
Subject Borges, Jorge Luis, 1899-1986 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Eco, Umberto. Nome della rosa.
Detective and mystery stories -- History and criticism.
Description xv, 232 pages ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-227) and index.
ISBN 0815315155 (alk. paper)
OCLC # 31241691
Table of Contents
 Preface 
 Foreword 
Pt. 1The Obligation to Invent: Readers, Writers, and the Detectory Schema 
  A Model of Competence: The Reader That Detective Fiction Has Made3
  The Detectory Schema: The Case against Oedipus Wrecks13
  In Poe's Image: The Reader That Poe Has Created25
  The Labyrinthine Text: The Fiction That the Reader Makes37
Pt. 2Borges and the Labyrinths of the Detective Story 
  Borges, Detective Story Reader49
  Treading the Labyrinth: Borges and the Detectory Reader57
  The Reading Self: The Golem Meets His Maker67
  "Death and the Compass": Lonnrot's Last Case?77
Pt. 3The Readers Write: Bustos Domecq and Six Problems for Don Isidro Parodi 
  Bioy Casares and Borges: The Making of "Biorges"99
  A Compendium of Heresies: Six Problems for Don Isidro Parodi109
  The Mystified Reader: "The Twelve Figures of the World"119
  "Honorio Bustos Domecq, What Is an Author?"131
Pt. 4The Text as Web: A Case for Conjecture in the Name of the Rose 
  The Narrative Mask: Preface on Eco's Preface145
  Detectory Method and the Mystery of the Rose151
  Jorge of Burgos: Eco's Minotaur163
  Labyrinths and the Detectory Schema179
  The Drive toward Resolution: A Case for Conjecture187
 Afterword199
 Bibliography207
 Author Index229