The Resource The best American mystery stories of the century, Tony Hillerman, editor ; Otto Penzler, series editor ; with an introduction by Tony Hillerman

The best American mystery stories of the century, Tony Hillerman, editor ; Otto Penzler, series editor ; with an introduction by Tony Hillerman

Label
The best American mystery stories of the century
Title
The best American mystery stories of the century
Statement of responsibility
Tony Hillerman, editor ; Otto Penzler, series editor ; with an introduction by Tony Hillerman
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of the best in mystery writing includes contributions by O. Henry, Dashiell Hammett, Ring Lardner, Ernest Hemingway, Ellery Queen, James Thurber, Sue Grafton, Stephen King, Joyce Carol Oates, Sara Paretsky, John Steinbeck, and Mickey Spillane
Member of
Cataloging source
MR0
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS648.D4
LC item number
B468 2000
Literary form
short stories
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hillerman, Tony
  • Penzler, Otto
Series statement
Best American series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Detective and mystery stories, American
  • Short stories, American
Label
The best American mystery stories of the century, Tony Hillerman, editor ; Otto Penzler, series editor ; with an introduction by Tony Hillerman
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • Naboth's vineyard
  • Melville Davisson Post
  • Jury of her peers
  • Susan Glaspell
  • Gutting of Couffignal
  • Dashiell Hammett
  • Haircut
  • Ring Lardner
  • Blue murder
  • Wilbur Daniel Steele
  • Retrieved reformation
  • Perfect crime
  • Ben Ray Redman
  • Baby in the icebox
  • James M. Cain
  • Murder
  • John Steinbeck
  • Sense of humor
  • Damon Runyan
  • Ransom
  • Pearl S. Buck
  • O. Henry
  • Red wind
  • Raymond Chandler
  • Catbird seat
  • James Thurber
  • Rear window
  • Cornell Woolrich
  • Error in chemistry
  • William Faulkner
  • Nine mile walk
  • Harry Kemelman
  • Paul's case
  • Adventure of the president's half disme
  • Ellery Queen
  • Homesick Buick
  • John D. MacDonald
  • Gone girl
  • Ross Macdonald
  • Moment of decision
  • Stanley Ellin
  • First offense
  • Evan Hunter
  • Willa Cather
  • Couple next door
  • Margaret Millar
  • Day of the execution
  • Henry Slesar
  • Terrapin
  • Patricia Highsmith
  • Possibility of evil
  • Shirley Jackson
  • Comforts of home
  • Flannery O'Connor
  • Problem of cell 13
  • Good man, bad man
  • Jerome Weidman
  • Goodbye, Pops
  • Joe Gores
  • Whimper of whipped dogs
  • Harlan Ellison
  • Wager
  • Robert L. Fish
  • Do with me what you will
  • Joyce Carol Oates
  • Jacques Futrelle
  • Quitters, Inc.
  • Stephen King
  • Absence of Emily
  • Jack Ritchie
  • By the dawn's early light
  • Lawrence Block
  • Iris
  • Stephen Greenleaf
  • Three-Dot Po
  • Sara Paretsky
  • Blind man's buff
  • Parker shotgun
  • Sue Grafton
  • Too many crooks
  • Donald E. Westlake
  • Hot springs
  • James Crumley
  • Dark snow
  • Brendan DuBois
  • Red clay
  • Michael Malone
  • Frederick Irving Anderson
  • Poachers
  • Tom Franklin
  • Running out of dog
  • Dennis Lehane
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 813 p.
Isbn
9780618012718
Note
Peggy V. Helmerich gift plate.
System control number
  • 2463740-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)2463740
  • (Sirsi) o43723109
  • (OCoLC)43723109
Label
The best American mystery stories of the century, Tony Hillerman, editor ; Otto Penzler, series editor ; with an introduction by Tony Hillerman
Publication
Contents
  • Naboth's vineyard
  • Melville Davisson Post
  • Jury of her peers
  • Susan Glaspell
  • Gutting of Couffignal
  • Dashiell Hammett
  • Haircut
  • Ring Lardner
  • Blue murder
  • Wilbur Daniel Steele
  • Retrieved reformation
  • Perfect crime
  • Ben Ray Redman
  • Baby in the icebox
  • James M. Cain
  • Murder
  • John Steinbeck
  • Sense of humor
  • Damon Runyan
  • Ransom
  • Pearl S. Buck
  • O. Henry
  • Red wind
  • Raymond Chandler
  • Catbird seat
  • James Thurber
  • Rear window
  • Cornell Woolrich
  • Error in chemistry
  • William Faulkner
  • Nine mile walk
  • Harry Kemelman
  • Paul's case
  • Adventure of the president's half disme
  • Ellery Queen
  • Homesick Buick
  • John D. MacDonald
  • Gone girl
  • Ross Macdonald
  • Moment of decision
  • Stanley Ellin
  • First offense
  • Evan Hunter
  • Willa Cather
  • Couple next door
  • Margaret Millar
  • Day of the execution
  • Henry Slesar
  • Terrapin
  • Patricia Highsmith
  • Possibility of evil
  • Shirley Jackson
  • Comforts of home
  • Flannery O'Connor
  • Problem of cell 13
  • Good man, bad man
  • Jerome Weidman
  • Goodbye, Pops
  • Joe Gores
  • Whimper of whipped dogs
  • Harlan Ellison
  • Wager
  • Robert L. Fish
  • Do with me what you will
  • Joyce Carol Oates
  • Jacques Futrelle
  • Quitters, Inc.
  • Stephen King
  • Absence of Emily
  • Jack Ritchie
  • By the dawn's early light
  • Lawrence Block
  • Iris
  • Stephen Greenleaf
  • Three-Dot Po
  • Sara Paretsky
  • Blind man's buff
  • Parker shotgun
  • Sue Grafton
  • Too many crooks
  • Donald E. Westlake
  • Hot springs
  • James Crumley
  • Dark snow
  • Brendan DuBois
  • Red clay
  • Michael Malone
  • Frederick Irving Anderson
  • Poachers
  • Tom Franklin
  • Running out of dog
  • Dennis Lehane
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 813 p.
Isbn
9780618012718
Note
Peggy V. Helmerich gift plate.
System control number
  • 2463740-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)2463740
  • (Sirsi) o43723109
  • (OCoLC)43723109

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