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Gun in Cheek : An Affectionate Guide to the Worst in Mystery Fiction (Paperback) (Bill Pronzini)

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"This is fabulously funny stuff." ? John D. MacDonald. Affectionate and witty, this unique compilation samples the very best of the very worst in 20th-century mystery writing. In addition to their pure entertainment value, these excerpts and appraisals of "alternative classics" offer a historical perspective on the development and mores of modern-day crime fiction. Introduction by Ed McBain, author of the famed 87th Precinct novels.
Number of Pages: 272.0
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Dover Pubns
Author: Bill Pronzini
Language: English
Street Date: April 19, 2017
TCIN: 51961721
UPC: 9780486814797
Item Number (DPCI): 248-37-4799

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