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Author: Raymond Chandler
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 1992.
Series: Vintage crime; Vintage crime/Black Lizard.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Vintage crime/Black Lizard edView all editions and formats
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A wealthy Pasadena widow with a mean streak, a missing daughter-in-law with a past, and a gold coin worth a small fortune -- the elements don't quite add up until Marlowe discovers evidence of murder, rape, blackmail, and the worst kind of human exploitation.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Mystery fiction
Named Person: Philip Marlowe, (Fictitious character); Philip Marlowe, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Raymond Chandler
ISBN: 0394758269 9780394758268 0394239083 9780394239088
OCLC Number: 26717309
Description: 265 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Vintage crime; Vintage crime/Black Lizard.
Responsibility: Raymond Chandler.

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A wealthy Pasadena widow with a mean streak, a missing daughter-in-law with a past, and a gold coin worth a small fortune -- the elements don't quite add up until Marlowe discovers evidence of murder, rape, blackmail, and the worst kind of human exploitation.

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