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The Resource In pursuit of Spenser : mystery writers on Robert B. Parker and the creation of an American hero, edited by Otto Penzler

In pursuit of Spenser : mystery writers on Robert B. Parker and the creation of an American hero, edited by Otto Penzler

Label
In pursuit of Spenser : mystery writers on Robert B. Parker and the creation of an American hero
Title
In pursuit of Spenser
Title remainder
mystery writers on Robert B. Parker and the creation of an American hero
Statement of responsibility
edited by Otto Penzler
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Mystery authors and editors discuss Robert B. Parker's influence on the genre and what made his most famous character, Spenser, so beloved
Cataloging source
SRC
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN3448.D4
LC item number
I57 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Penzler, Otto
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Parker, Robert B
  • Crime in literature
  • Detective and mystery stories, American
  • Private investigators in literature
  • Spenser (Fictitious character)
  • Boston (Mass.)
Label
In pursuit of Spenser : mystery writers on Robert B. Parker and the creation of an American hero, edited by Otto Penzler
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-252)
Contents
  • Parker and Spenser : a collaboration
  • Loren D. Estleman
  • Bob, Boston, and me : a remembrance
  • Jeremiah Healy
  • A man for all seasonings
  • Brendan DuBois
  • Spenser and the art of the family table
  • Lyndsay Faye
  • Looking for Hawk
  • Gary Phillips
  • Songs Spenser taught me
  • Who is Silverman, what is she?
  • S.J. Rozan
  • A look at Spenser : for hire
  • Max Allan Collins and Matthew Clemens
  • Go east, young man : Robert B. Parker, Jesse Stone, and Spenser
  • Reed Farrel Coleman
  • Parker saddles up : the westerns of Robert B. Parker
  • Ed Gorman
  • Spenser : a profile
  • Robert B. Parker
  • Ace Atkins
  • Voice of the city
  • Dennis Lehane
  • They like the way It sounds
  • Lawrence Block
  • Spenser's code of humor
  • Parnell Hall
Control code
sky247642845
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
257 p.
Isbn
9781935618577
Lccn
bl2012014764
Other physical details
ill.
Label
In pursuit of Spenser : mystery writers on Robert B. Parker and the creation of an American hero, edited by Otto Penzler
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-252)
Contents
  • Parker and Spenser : a collaboration
  • Loren D. Estleman
  • Bob, Boston, and me : a remembrance
  • Jeremiah Healy
  • A man for all seasonings
  • Brendan DuBois
  • Spenser and the art of the family table
  • Lyndsay Faye
  • Looking for Hawk
  • Gary Phillips
  • Songs Spenser taught me
  • Who is Silverman, what is she?
  • S.J. Rozan
  • A look at Spenser : for hire
  • Max Allan Collins and Matthew Clemens
  • Go east, young man : Robert B. Parker, Jesse Stone, and Spenser
  • Reed Farrel Coleman
  • Parker saddles up : the westerns of Robert B. Parker
  • Ed Gorman
  • Spenser : a profile
  • Robert B. Parker
  • Ace Atkins
  • Voice of the city
  • Dennis Lehane
  • They like the way It sounds
  • Lawrence Block
  • Spenser's code of humor
  • Parnell Hall
Control code
sky247642845
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
257 p.
Isbn
9781935618577
Lccn
bl2012014764
Other physical details
ill.

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