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ISBN-10: 1936070022
ISBN-13: 9781936070022
Publisher: Akashic Books
Publish Date: 04/01/2010
Dimensions: 8.10" L, 5.20" W, 1.00" H

Los Angeles Noir 2: The Classics

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Price: $15.95

Overview

From Hollywood starlets to downtown taxi dancers, and from Central Avenue speakeasies to clapboard Venice Beach shacks to Depression-era hobos riding the rails, this volume brings you the masters of the genre penning tales of love, lust, and loss in the City of Angels.

Includes classic stories by: Raymond Chandler, Paul Cain, James Ellroy, Leigh Brackett, James M. Cain, Chester Himes, Ross MacDonald, Walter Mosley, Naomi Hirahara, Margaret Millar, Joseph Hansen, William Campbell Gault, Jervey Tervalon, Kate Braverman, and Yxta Maya Murray.

Editor Denise Hamilton is the author of the Eve Diamond series and the editor of Los Angeles Noir. Her latest novel, Los Angeles Times bestseller The Last Embrace, has been compared to works by James Ellroy and Raymond Chandler. She lives in Los Angeles.

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Details

ISBN-10: 1936070022
ISBN-13: 9781936070022
Publisher: Akashic Books
Publish Date: 04/01/2010
Dimensions: 8.10" L, 5.20" W, 1.00" H
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