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The comic book killer

Author: Richard A Lupoff; Joe Gores; Algis Budrys
Publisher: Martinez, CA : Offspring Press, 1988. ©1988
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"The insurance claim sounded perfectly ordinary... a petty burglary... a satchel full of old comics taken from a store on Berkeley's busy Telegraph Avenue ... That's what brought pudgy, unassuming insurance adjuster Hobart Lindsey into his first big case -- a case that led to a series of murders, a tragedy that took place half a world away and thirty-three years before, and a final confrontation with death one foggy  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard A Lupoff; Joe Gores; Algis Budrys
OCLC Number: 21947178
Notes: Introduction by Joe Gores; afterword by Algis Budrys.
"Gangsters at war" (comic book) at end.
Description: 12 unnumbered pages, 270 pages, 30 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: a novel by Richard A. Lupoff.

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"The insurance claim sounded perfectly ordinary... a petty burglary... a satchel full of old comics taken from a store on Berkeley's busy Telegraph Avenue ... That's what brought pudgy, unassuming insurance adjuster Hobart Lindsey into his first big case -- a case that led to a series of murders, a tragedy that took place half a world away and thirty-three years before, and a final confrontation with death one foggy midnight in the middle of San Francisco Bay." --

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