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Title:
The vicious circle : mystery and crime stories by members of the Algonquin Round Table
Author:
Penzler, Otto.
Edition:
First Pegasus Books edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Pegasus Books, 2007.
Physical Description:
205 pages ; 22 cm
Summary:
A collection of short mystery and detective stories by members of the Algonquin Round Table, including S. J. Perelman's "Farewell, My Lovely Appetizer, " Ring Lardner's "Haircut, " and Dorothy Parker's "Big Blonde."
Language:
English
Contents:
Introduction / Otto Penzler -- Coroner's inquest / Marc Connelly -- The mystery of the poisoned kipper / Robert Benchley -- Farewell, my lovely appetizer / S. J. Perelman -- Haircut / Ring Lardner -- Moonlight sonata / Alexander Woollcott -- The great Warburton mystery / George S. Kaufman and Howard Dietz -- Big Blonde / Dorothy Parker -- Up the close and down the stair / S. J. Perelman -- The man who came back / Edna Ferber -- Rien ne va plus / Alexander Woollcott -- Four-and-twenty blackjacks / S. J. Perelman -- Stop me--if you've heard this one / Ring Lardner.
Added Author:
ISBN:
9781933648675

9781605980249
Format :
Book