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An anthology of stories edited by

The largest and most comprehensive collection of its kind, with over half of the stories never published before in book form. Included are 36 sublimely suspenseful stories that chronicle the evolution of this quintessential American art form--70 years of detective fiction collected in a page-turner no mystery lover will want to miss.


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Used availability for Jack Adrian's Hard-boiled

Hardback Editions

May 1995 : UK Hardback

Title: Hard-boiled: Anthology of American Crime Stories
Author(s): Jack Adrian
ISBN: 0-19-508499-3 / 978-0-19-508499-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Oxford University Press Inc
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Paperback Editions

March 1997 : UK Paperback

Title: Hardboiled : An Anthology of American Crime Stories
Author(s): Bill Pronzini;Jack Adrian
ISBN: 0-19-510353-X / 978-0-19-510353-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Oxford University Press USA
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Audio Editions

August 1994 : Canada Audio Cassette

Title: Hard-Boiled
Author(s): John Lutz
ISBN: 0-88646-371-8 / 978-0-88646-371-7 (Canada edition)
Publisher: Dh Audio
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