BLOOD ON THE MOON.

Ellroy, James.

ISBN 10: 0892960698 / ISBN 13: 9780892960699
Published by New York: Mysterious Press, (1984) dj
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Hardcover first edition - First printing. Third suspense novel by this master of the noir, one which pits a Los Angeles police sergeant against a serial killer who has gone undetected for 20 years. 262 pp. Very near fine in a like dustjacket. Bookseller Inventory # 61655

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Title: BLOOD ON THE MOON.

Publisher: New York: Mysterious Press, (1984) dj

Binding: Hardcover

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Edition: 1st Edition

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Fine, flawless, pristine book in a Near Fine Jacket. See scans and description. New York: The Mysterious Press, 1984. First Edition. Signed and inscribed by Ellroy to a noted collector on the ffep. Octavo, 263 pp. Red cloth, gilt spine imprint, photo-pictorial jacket. Fine, pristine book in a Near Fine jacket with a small crimp at spine top, trace wear elsewhere. See scans. A nice inscription in a true first edition copy of Blood on the Moon, Ellroy's third novel (after Brown's Requiem and Requiem, Shamus- and Edgar nominated titles respectively): "To __ : L.A. Blood Blitz ! - JE". Detective Sergeant Lloyd Hopkins appears for the first time and matches wits - or tries to - with a criminal psycho who protects the innocent. By murdering them. Ships in a new, sturdy, protective box - not a bag. L200

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Detective Sergeant Lloyd Hopkins can't stand music, or any loud sounds. He's got a beautiful wife, but he can't get enough of other women. And instead of bedtime stories, he regales his daughters with bloody crime stories. He's a thinking man's cop with a dark past and an obsessive drive to hunt down monsters who prey on the innocent.
Now, there's something haunting him. He sees a connection in a series of increasingly gruesome murders of women committed over a period of twenty years. To solve the case, Hopkins will dump all the rules and risk his career to make the final link and get the killer.

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