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The hunter and other stories / Dashiell Hammett ; edited by Richard Layman and Julie M. Rivett.


  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9780802121585
  • ISBN: 0802121586
  • Description: vi, 291 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : The Mysterious Press, [2013]

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Content descriptions

Contents Note: Crime -- The hunter -- The sign of the potent pills -- The diamond wager -- Action and the Quiz Kid -- Men -- Fragments of justice -- A throne for the worm -- Magic -- Faith -- An inch and a half of glory -- Nelson Redline -- Monk and Johnny Fox -- The cure -- Men and women -- Seven pages -- The breech-born -- The lovely strangers -- Week-end -- On the way -- Screen stories -- The kiss-off -- Devil's playground -- On the make.
Summary: An anthology of eighteen short stories includes a number of previously unpublished pieces as well as early screen treatments for "On the Make" and "The Kiss-Off."
Subject: Detective and mystery stories, American.
Genre: Detective and mystery stories.
Short stories.
Layman, Richard, 1947- editor. (Added Author). Rivett, Julie M., editor. (Added Author).

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