Muller, Eddie SHADOW BOXER
New York/London/Tornonto/Sydney/Tokyo/Singapore: Scribner, (2003). 0743214447 / 9780743214445 First edition, first printing. SIGNED by the author to the title page. Hardcover. Remainder mark to the lower page edges, near fine; in a fine dust jacket.
It's 1948 in San Francisco, and Billy Nichols, boxing columnist for the Inquirer, is in his second mystery outing, and in trouble up to his eyeglasses in a fast-paced, funny crime novel. An exciting romp, with some appealing hard-boiled scenes.