Hardboiled Apple, the: The Casefile on Suspense Writing in and about New York City
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Uncover clues to the story of New York City crime fiction from dime novels to pulp magazines to drugstore paperbacks and current best-sellers. This large-format map pinpoints places authors lived and worked, and the scenes of the crime, from the dark beginnings of the genre to the gritty present, including David Goodis’ poisoned streets and alleys, Richard Price’s combat zone Lower East Side, the outer borough noir of William Boyle and Patricia Highsmith’s shirtmaker of choice.
ISBN 9781999343941. Herb Lester Associates.