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  • ISBN: 9781400030231 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1400030234 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource.
  • Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 2002.

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General Note: Title from eBook information screen.
"Vintage eBooks"--Cover image.
Formatted Contents Note: Killer in the rain -- The man who liked dogs -- The curtain -- Try the girl -- Mandarin's jade -- Bay city blues -- The lady in the lake -- No crime in the mountains -- Trouble is my business -- Finger man -- Goldfish -- Red wind.
Summary, etc.: In the four long stories in this collection, Marlowe is hired to protect a rich old guy from a gold digger, runs afoul of crooked politicos, gets a line on some stolen jewels with a reward attached, and stumbles across a murder victim who may have been an extortionist. From the Trade Paperback edition.
Subject: Marlowe, Philip (Fictitious character) > Fiction.
Private investigators > California > Los Angeles > Fiction.
Los Angeles (Calif.) > Fiction.
Detective and mystery stories, American.
Genre: Short stories.
Electronic books.
Mystery fiction.

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