Manhattan Noir 2: The Classics

Manhattan Noir 2: The Classics

by Lawrence Block (Editor)

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Overview

Classic reprints from: Edith Wharton, Stephen Crane, O. Henry, Irwin Shaw, Jerome Weidman, Damon Runyon, Evan Hunter, Jerrold Mundis, Edgar Allan Poe, Horace Gregory, Geoffrey Bartholomew, Cornell Woolrich, Barry N. Malzberg, Clark Howard, Jerome Charyn, Donald E. Westlake, Joyce Carol Oates, Lawrence Block, Susan Isaacs, and others.

Lawrence Block has won most of the major mystery awards and has been called the quintessential New York writer. His series characters—Matthew Scudder, Bernie Rhodenbarr, Evan Tanner, Chip Harrison, and Keller—all live in Manhattan; like their creator, they would not really be happy anywhere else.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781933354576
Publisher: Akashic Books
Publication date: 09/01/2008
Series: Akashic Noir Series
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 300
Sales rank: 1,030,366
Product dimensions: 5.30(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Lawrence Block has won most of the major mystery awards, and has been called the quintessential New York writer, although he insists the city's far too big to have a quintessential writer. His series characters-Matthew Scudder, Bernie Rhodenbarr, Evan Tanner, Chip Harrison, and Keller-all live in Manhattan; like their creator, they would not really be happy anywhere else.

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Manhattan Noir 2: The Classics 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
mahallett on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
liked these old stories better than the new ones in noir 1.