Stock Image

Blue Hammer

MacDonald, Ross; Nolan, Tom

1,255 ratings by GoodReads
ISBN 10: 0394404254 / ISBN 13: 9780394404257
Published by Random House, New York, 1976
Used Condition: Near Fine Hard Cover
From Nothing Like a Good Book (Mt. Sinai, NY, U.S.A.) Quantity Available: 1

Available from more sellers

View all  copies of this book


In a clear protective mylar cover. Lew Archer is hired to find a stolen painting, the work of celebrated artist who mysteriously vanished in 1950. The trail reveals the dark and complicated history of a wealthy and prominent Southern California family. A nice tight copy of the last of the Lew Archer novels, with sunning to edges of boards, two phone numbers inked to rear flyleaf. Bookseller Inventory # 1000729

About this title:

Synopsis:

The desert air is hot with sex and betrayal, death and madness and only Archer can make sense of a killer who makes murder a work of art.

Finding a purloined portrait of a leggy blonde was supposed to be an easy paycheck for Detective Lew Archer, but that was before the bodies began piling up. Suddenly, Archer find himself smack in the middle of a decades-long mystery of a brilliant artist who walked into the desert and simply disappeared. He left behind a bevy of muses, molls, dolls, and dames-each one scrambling for what they thought was rightfully theirs.

About the Author: Ross Macdonald's real name was Kenneth Millar. Born near San Francisco in 1915 and raised in Ontario, Millar returned to the U.S. as a young man and published his first novel in 1944. He served as the president of the Mystery Writers of America and was awarded their Grand Master Award as well as the Mystery Writers of Great Britain's Gold Dagger Award. He died in 1983.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Bibliographic Details

Title: Blue Hammer

Publisher: Random House, New York

Publication Date: 1976

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Fine

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Payment Methods

Payment Methods Accepted by Seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check Money Order PayPal

Seller Nothing Like a Good Book
Address: Mt. Sinai, NY, U.S.A.

AbeBooks Seller Since April 30, 2001
Seller Rating 5-star rating


Terms of Sale:

TERMS OF SALE:
We accept MasterCard, Visa, Discover, PayPal, American Express, checks drawn on a U.S. bank in USD, Money Orders and Traveler Checks. Please make checks payable to: Charles Spataro

SHIPPING:
I will ship orders paid by cashiers check/money order within 48 hours. Orders paid with PayPal shipped within 48 hours of receipt of confirmatim. Orders paid with personal check will be held for 10 days before shipping. Within the USA the shipping and handling charge is $4.00 for media rate (o...

[More Information]

Shipping Terms:

Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.


Store Description: Modern First editions of Literature, mystery, science fiction, and horror.

Buy Used
Price: US$ 35.00 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 0.00 Within U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy