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City Sleuths and Tough Guys

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Trace the hard-boiled mystery back to its roots with this collection of twenty-eight detective stories set in tough, urban settings. From classics by Poe and Vidocq to contemporary favorites such as Hammett and Spillane, this is a literary feast for all mystery fans.
Hardcover, 586 pages
Published November 1st 1989 by Houghton Mifflin (first published October 1989)
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This collection of crime stories runs the gamut from Poe to Spillane.
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