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Not quite dead enough and Booby trap

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Published by Published for the Detective Book Club by W.J. Black in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Rex Stout
The Physical Object
Pagination120 p. ;
Number of Pages120
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24946448M
OCLC/WorldCa4507799

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If the later stories seemed sketchy and skimpy, these seemed to have been somewhat padded, for they were full of long episodes that led nowhere and had no real business to be in the story. Barzun informs the non-expert that the detective novel is a kind of game in which the reader of a given story, in order to play properly his hand, should be familiar with all the devices that have already been used in other stories. They ranged over fifty-two writers and sixty-seven books, most of which got only one or two votes each. This means that there is only one member of the team who might still be alive at the end of the film, and that 'survivor' is immobilized with a serious gut wound in a vehicle that no one living knows about, making his death only a matter of time.

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