(Van Dine, S.S.) Loughrey, John
Title ALIAS S.S. VAN DINE
Book Condition A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 296 pages; source notes, bibliography, and an index. Illustrated with photographic plates.
Edition First edition, first printing.
Publisher New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, (1992).
0684193582 / 9780684193588
Seller ID 6438.00
Loughrey presents a well-researched, candid, contemporary, and objective assessment of Willard Huntington Wright, who under the pseudonym S.S. Van Dine wrote the phenomenally successful Philo Vance detective novels of the 1920s.
Mystery Reference. Literary Biography.