(Cain, James M.) Madden, David
Title JAMES M. CAIN
Book Condition Fine in blue cloth with gilt titles and decorations to front cover and to spine; in a near fine very mildly rubbed dust jacket. Octavo. 200 pages; references; selected bibliography; and index.
Edition First edition, first printing.
Publisher New York: Twayne Publishers, Inc., (1970).
0805701281 / 9780805701289
Seller ID 55387.00
Madden, a highly acclaimed literary critic, poet, novelist, and playwright, not only offers a biography but also examines Cain's work in relation to other hard-boiled writers, explains a popular career success, and reveals why Cain's technique was unique.
Writing. Hard-boiled. Popular Culture. Mystery Reference. Literary Biography.