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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
Pays tribute to Spenser, and Parker, with affection, humor, and a deep appreciation for what both have left behind
Member of
Cataloging source
TOH
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Penzler, Otto
Series statement
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  • Parker, Robert B
  • Detective and mystery stories, American
  • Spenser (Fictitious character)
  • Crime in literature
  • Private investigators in literature
  • 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
Introduction / Otto Penzler -- Songs Spenser taught me / Ace Atkins -- Voice of the city / Dennis Lehane -- They like the way It sounds / Lawrence Block -- Spenser's code of humor / Parnell Hall -- 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 -- 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 -- A bibliography of the works of Robert B. Parker -- Contributors
Control code
000049051912
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
x, 257 p.
Isbn
9781935618577
System control number
(OCoLC)770616966
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
Introduction / Otto Penzler -- Songs Spenser taught me / Ace Atkins -- Voice of the city / Dennis Lehane -- They like the way It sounds / Lawrence Block -- Spenser's code of humor / Parnell Hall -- 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 -- 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 -- A bibliography of the works of Robert B. Parker -- Contributors
Control code
000049051912
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
x, 257 p.
Isbn
9781935618577
System control number
(OCoLC)770616966

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