eBook The Snarl of the Beast: A Race Williams Mystery download
by Carroll John Daly
Author: Carroll John Daly
Publisher: HarperCollins; First Edition edition (May 1, 1992)
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The plot is uncomplicated: Race Williams, private investig "The Snarl of the Beast" was originally serialized over . but he just might be. And he was, b. .
The plot is uncomplicated: Race Williams, private investig "The Snarl of the Beast" was originally serialized over several issues of the "Black Mask" magazine and retains some of its episodic structure. The novel is almost total action, with very little mystery or detection, and minimal characterization.
Daly's classic character, Race Williams, was one of the most popular fiction characters of the pulps, and the direct inspiration for Mickey Spillane's Mike Hammer. Books related to The Snarl of the Beast.
Race Williams returns! Originally appearing in the pages of Black Mask Magazine, author Carroll John Daly pioneered the hard-boiled detective . story and perfected the genre with his classic character.
A pioneering hard-boiled mystery. A man "with the snarl of the beat" tries to attack them, and Race tries to protect the youth
A pioneering hard-boiled mystery. Race Williams PI is asked to intervene by a youthful drug addict who escaped from prison after an unjust conviction for murder, and wants Race to protect his sister, an heiress, from an evil uncle. A man "with the snarl of the beat" tries to attack them, and Race tries to protect the youth.
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The book was serialized and it helps to keep that in mind, some of the episodic structure makes more sense once . This is my first Race Williams mystery and I enjoyed it thoroughly. John Carroll Daly certainly has a way with the Purple Prose.
The book was serialized and it helps to keep that in mind, some of the episodic structure makes more sense once you understand that. The wisecracks aren't quite up to Marlowe levels, but there's some good ones. And the action moves along at a breakneck pace.
Before Raymond Chandler's The Big Sleep, Before Dashiell Hammett's The Red Harvest, there was Carroll John Daly's The Snarl of the Beast, the first true hard-boiled detective novel. Featuring Race Williams, a private detective afraid of no man, it is a complex story of murder and inheritance in which Williams must outwit not only the police and a beautiful blonde cat burglar, but a homicidal maniac reputed to be bullet proof.