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Old 09-27-2009, 02:10 PM   #10
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Originally Posted by HarryT View Post
That is regarded as "not playing fair" when it comes to good detective stories. The reader should always have access to the same clues as the detective, and have as fair a chance of "solving" the crime.
I seemed to find that it happened a lot in the Sherlock Holmes stories. Or maybe I just missed it.

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