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Title Crime novels : American noir of the 1930s and 40s.

Imprint New York : Library of America : Distributed to the trade in the U.S. by Penguin Putnam, c1997.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Eureka Non-Fiction  813.08 Cri    ---  Available
Description 990 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Series Library of America ; 94
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 983-990).
Contents The postman always rings twice / James M. Cain -- They shoot horses, don't they / Horace McCoy -- Thieves like us / Edward Anderson -- The big clock / Kenneth Fearing -- Nightmare alley / William Lindsay Gresham -- I married a dead man / Cornell Woolrich.
Subject Detective and mystery stories, American.
American fiction -- 20th century.
Detective and mystery stories
Added Author Cain, James M. (James Mallahan), 1892-1977.
McCoy, Horace, 1897-1955.
Anderson, Edward, 1905-1969.
Fearing, Kenneth, 1902-1961.
Gresham, William Lindsay, 1909-1962.
Woolrich, Cornell, 1903-1968.
Added Title Postman always rings twice.
They shoot horses, don't they?
Thieves like us.
Big clock.
Nightmare alley.
I married a dead man.
ISBN 1883011469 (alk. paper) : $35.00

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