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The Resource Hardboiled America : lurid paperbacks and the masters of noir, Geoffrey O'Brien

Hardboiled America : lurid paperbacks and the masters of noir, Geoffrey O'Brien

Label
Hardboiled America : lurid paperbacks and the masters of noir
Title
Hardboiled America
Title remainder
lurid paperbacks and the masters of noir
Statement of responsibility
Geoffrey O'Brien
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
  • DLC
  • DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Brien, Geoffrey
Dewey number
813/.5209
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PS379
LC item number
.O2 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American fiction
  • Popular literature
  • Illustration of books
  • American fiction
  • Paperbacks
  • Noir fiction, American
  • Realism in literature
  • Amerikaans
  • Paperbacks
  • Romans
Label
Hardboiled America : lurid paperbacks and the masters of noir, Geoffrey O'Brien
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 189-191) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Ch. 5.
  • The Paperback Detective and His Discontent
  • Ch. 6.
  • Afternoon of the Fifties
  • Epilogue: The Long Morning After
  • Appendix.
  • The Hardboiled Era: A Checklist, 1920-1960
  • Ch. 1.
  • Icons on Yellow Paper
  • Ch. 2.
  • Origins of the Paperbacks
  • Ch. 3.
  • A Disposable Gallery
  • Ch. 4.
  • Mythologists of the Hardboiled
Control code
35919209
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Expanded ed., 1st Da Capo Press ed.
Extent
197 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780306807732
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
96037486
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)35919209
Label
Hardboiled America : lurid paperbacks and the masters of noir, Geoffrey O'Brien
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 189-191) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Ch. 5.
  • The Paperback Detective and His Discontent
  • Ch. 6.
  • Afternoon of the Fifties
  • Epilogue: The Long Morning After
  • Appendix.
  • The Hardboiled Era: A Checklist, 1920-1960
  • Ch. 1.
  • Icons on Yellow Paper
  • Ch. 2.
  • Origins of the Paperbacks
  • Ch. 3.
  • A Disposable Gallery
  • Ch. 4.
  • Mythologists of the Hardboiled
Control code
35919209
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Expanded ed., 1st Da Capo Press ed.
Extent
197 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780306807732
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
96037486
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)35919209

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