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The Best American Noir of the Century / edited by James Ellroy and Otto Penzler ; with an introduction by James Ellroy.

Ellroy, James, 1948- (editor.). Penzler, Otto, (editor.). Hughes, Dorothy. (Added Author). Spillane, Mickey, 1918-2006 (Added Author). Beaumont, Charles. (Added Author). Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- (Added Author). Block, Lawrence. (Added Author). Cain, James M. (James Mallahan), 1892-1977 (Added Author). Hunter, Evan, 1926-2005 (Added Author). Highsmith, Patricia, 1921-1995 (Added Author). Lehane, Dennis. (Added Author). Gay, William. (Added Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Eckhart PL - Willennar Genealogy Center F SHORT stories Best (Text) 840191002050941 Genealogy - Temp Adult Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780547577449 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 731 pages ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: Boston, MA : Mariner Books, 2011,c2010.

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Summary, etc.:
Collects the best noir writing from 1910 to 2010, including works by James M. Cain, Joyce Carol Oates, Elmore Leonard, Dennis Lehane, Evan Hunter, Mickey Spillane, Patricia Highsmith, and William Gay.
Subject: Noir fiction, American.
American fiction > 20th century.
Genre: Mystery fiction.
Short stories.

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