The Deadly Percheron

Bardin, John Franklin (Book - 2006)
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
The Deadly Percheron

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A surreal and hallucinatory crime thriller with a new introduction by Jonathan Lethem.
Authors: Bardin, John Franklin
Title: The deadly percheron
Publisher: Lakewood, Colo. : Millipede Press, 2006, c1946
Characteristics: 223 p. ;,22 cm
Statement of Responsibility: John Franklin Bardin ; introduction by Jonathan Lethem
Notes: Includes the first chapters of I love you, terribly John Franklin Bardin's never-before-published final novel (p. 209-223)
Originally published: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1946
ISBN: 9781933618111
Branch Call Number: FICTION BARDIN
Subject Headings: Amnesiacs Fiction Psychiatrists Fiction
Genre/Form: Mystery fiction
Psychological fiction
Topical Term: Amnesiacs
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From Library Staff

A psychological corkscrew full of originality and madness, this novel published in 1946 was sold as crime fiction but descends into a blurred carnival of twisted noir. An inventive mind hurricane, for those noir lovers who don’t like everything wrapped up in a tidy bow.

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