"Like Philip Marlowe, Spenser is a man of honor in a dishonorable world. When he says he will do something, it is done. The dialogues zings, and there is plenty of action... but it is the moral element that sets them above most detective fiction." -- Newsweek
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In this crime story, the Boston private eye Spenser is hired to determine whether a reporter was killed by dope dealers or by an irate husband. The other Spenser novels include "The Godwulf Manuscript", "The Judas Goat" and "Promised Land", which won the Edgar Allan Poe Award for 1976.
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Book Description Delacorte Press, 1987. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. First Edition. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0385295553
Book Description Delacorte Press, 1987. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0385295553