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More Tales of the Defective Detective in the Pulps
Gary Hoppenstand, Garyn G. Roberts, and Ray B. Browne

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This second collection of defective detective stories features some of the best of the period, including Russell Gray's gimpy hero Ben Bryn, Edith and Ejler Jacobson's hemophiliac gum-shoe Nat Perry, John Kobler's glaucomatous troubleshooter Peter Quest, and Leon Byrne's deaf detective Dan Holden.

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Cover of book is yellow with an image of an injured victim on the floor.

LC: 85-073561 PS
180 pp.  6 x 9
26 b/w illus.
ISBN-10: 0-87972-335-1
ISBN-13: 978-0-87972-335-4
Cloth $29.95 t
ISBN-10: 0-87972-336-X
ISBN-13: 978-0-87972-336-1
Paper $13.95 t

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