Trace the hard-boiled mystery back to its roots with this collection of twenty-eight detective stories set in tough, urban settings. From classics by Poe and Vidocq to contemporary favorites such as Hammett and Spillane, this is a literary feast for all mystery fans.

City Sleuths and Tough Guys 1989, Houghton Mifflin, Boston, MA

ISBN-13: 9780395513187