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The Maltese Falconer By Mary Derriman
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Set mainly in the Mediterranean area between 1594-1608, this is not the best time for apprentice falconer Pawl Cassa to fall in love with Lucia, a headstrong young girl with a mysterious past. Most... More > of the region was under Turkish rule with the notable exception of Malta, firmly Catholic under the Knights of St. John and England, firmly Protestant under Elizabeth and James 1st. They are soon parted by a series of curious and unexpected events, but Pawl swears not to give up until he finds Lucia again. When they finally meet again their lives have changed radically and it takes years of trial and danger in many lands before they finally find happiness.< Less
The Maltese Beagle By Frank R Long
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The original terrible threesome once again coalesce in pursuit of a fabled piece of canine statuary, this time in the Long Island mansion of a Croesus-rich cartoonist who, while being dead these 50... More > years, is still calling the shots… This play is a comedy spoof in three acts.< Less
The Efficiency Expert By Edgar Rice Burroughs
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The Efficiency Expert is a 1921 novel by Edgar Rice Burroughs. One of a small number of Burroughs' novels set in contemporary America as opposed to a fantasy universe, The Efficiency Expert follows... More > the adventures of Jimmy Torrance as he attempts to make a career for himself in 1921 Chicago. The book is remarkable for the criminal livelihoods of the hero's friends. It was also admitted to be a fictionalization of Burroughs' own difficulties in finding a job prior to becoming a best-selling writer. Though written in 1919, it was first published in the October 1921 edition of the All-Story Weekly magazine.< Less
A Mouse In A House By Andy H. Boyd
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A sexy cartoon-poem story! About girls asses, Monroe, Dean, Mousey, Danny Ducko, The Maltese Falcon, Rager Rabbit, Drippy, Frapp and Frank!
A Mouse In A House By Andy H. Boyd
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A sexy cartoon-poem story! About girls asses, Monroe, Dean, Mousey, Danny Ducko, The Maltese Falcon, Rager Rabbit, Drippy, Frapp and Frank!
The Dada Detective, Vol. 2 By Freese, Milloway, and Wood
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It all seemed so simple when Dirk Dada took the case, an easy paycheck for tracking down a missing water fowl, gone AWOL after a gunshot at a swanky soiree in Picabia Heights. But things got... More > complicated when a famous party guest turned up dead under a mysterious pile of feathers in a talking mime's ballroom. Nothing's ever simple in Dadaville. The mystery continues in Volume 2 of the Dada Detective: The Mime Who Talked Too Much!< Less
Michael Drayton, Detective Guy By Len Cassamas
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When Michael Drayton, a private investigator from Pawtucket, Rhode Island, awakes to find that his wealthiest client has been murdered while he was working for the man’s daughter and... More > son-in-law, he suddenly finds himself at once suspect, alibi, witness, and investigator. Michael Drayton, Detective Guy is an exploration of the hardboiled mystery and noir genres with subtle, yet conscious, allusions to The Big Sleep, The Maltese Falcon, and even Raymond Chandler’s famous essay, “The Simple Art of Murder.”< Less
Michael Drayton, Detective Guy By Len Cassamas
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When Michael Drayton, a private investigator from Pawtucket, Rhode Island, awakes to find that his wealthiest client has been murdered while he was working for the man’s daughter and... More > son-in-law, he suddenly finds himself at once suspect, alibi, witness, and investigator. Michael Drayton, Detective Guy is an exploration of the hardboiled mystery and noir genres with subtle, yet conscious, allusions to The Big Sleep, The Maltese Falcon, and even Raymond Chandler’s famous essay, “The Simple Art of Murder.”< Less
Electropolis:The Infernal Machine By Dean Motter
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Once again we visit the retro-futuristic milieu of Mister X and Terminal City. This time with electric detective Menlo Park and his gal Friday, Anesta Robbins. Murder and intrigue in the... More > good-old-fashioned world of tomorrow. "Moonlighting" meets "Metropolis" via "The Maltese Falcon" by way of "The Jetsons." Written and illustrated by Dean Motter. Anthology of the 1999 Image Comics series. Revised and extended.< Less
GREAT CINEMA DETECTIVES: Best Movies of Mystery, Suspense & Film Noir By John Howard Reid
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Providing an overview of the entire thriller genre, this book examines over 160 movies from classic Hollywood and British studios, including such essential film noir entries as "Murder, My... More > Sweet", "The Dark Corner", "The Maltese Falcon" and "Afraid To Talk". Great cinema detectives are represented by William Powell (all six of his Thin Man pictures are detailed and discussed), Basil Rathbone (Sherlock Holmes), Warner Oland (Charlie Chan), Sidney Toler (Charlie Chan), Peter Ustinov (Hercule Poirot), Margaret Rutherford (all four of her Miss Marple films are covered), and others including the Saint, the Falcon, Bulldog Drummond and Philo Vance. From director Alfred Hitchcock comes "Notorious", "Saboteur", "Number 17" and "Rich and Strange". A few comedies and spoofs, such as "Satan Met a Lady" (an amazing re-make of the original "Maltese Falcon" with Bette Davis and Warren William) and "Who Done It?" (with Abbott and Costello) round out the survey.< Less