One of the most influential crime novels ever written, by a legend of the genre.
Tough, hard-boiled, and brilliantly suspenseful, The Last Good Kiss is an unforgettable detective story starring C. W. Sughrue, a Montana investigator who kills time by working at a topless bar. Hired to track down a derelict author, he ends up on the trail of a girl missing in Haight-Ashbury for a decade. The tense hunt becomes obsessive as Sughrue takes a haunting journey through the underbelly of America's sleaziest nightmares.
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An unforgettable detective story starring C.W. Sughrue, a Montana investigator who kills time by working at a topless bar.About the Author:
James Crumley was born in Three Rivers, Texas, and spent most of his childhood in South Texas. After serving three years in the U.S. Army and completing college degrees in history (BA, Texas College of Arts and Industries) and creative writing (MFA, University of Iowa), he joined the English faculty at the University of Montana at Missoula. He was also a visiting professor at a number of other institutions around the country, including the University of Texas at El Paso, Colorado State University, Reed College, and Carnegie-Mellon. His works include a novel of Vietnam, One to Count Cadence, and seven detective novels: The Wrong Case, The Last Good Kiss, Dancing Bear, The Mexican Tree Duck, Bordersnakes, The Final Country, and The Right Madness. He died in Missoula in 2008.
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Descrizione libro Random House, Bj-4, 1978. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. Condizione sovraccoperta: New. Stated First Edition. All orders ship within 24 hours except Sunday & Holidays, with a tracking #. Items ship from the US. International orders may take longer for you to receive because of customs. Contact us if you have more questions before your purchase we will get back to you withing 24 hours. ; 8.10 X 5.70 X 0.90 inches; 259 pages; New with jacket cover,1st edition signed by the author came from a private collector, there is a little red house stamp on edges of book ; Signed by Author. Codice libro della libreria 504062
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Descrizione libro Random House, 1978. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. Never used!. Codice libro della libreria P110394419464
Descrizione libro Random House. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. 0394419464 New Condition. Codice libro della libreria NEW7.0135081