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No good from a corpse.

Leigh Brackett

No good from a corpse.

by Leigh Brackett

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Magna Print .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination(308)p.,(large print)
Number of Pages308
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17163935M
ISBN 101850578117, 1850578125

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No Good from a Corpse by Brackett, Leigh. Dennis McMillan Pubns. Fine in Fine dust jacket. First Edition. Hardcover. Stated first edition hardcover. Fine condition in like DJ in mylar. A square tight unmarked copy. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. Leigh Douglass Brackett () was an American writer, particularly of science fiction, and has been referred to as the "Queen of Space Opera". Her first novel, the Raymond Chandler-influenced No Good From A Corpse () was so impressive in.

In The Laughing Corpse, a creature from beyond the grave is tearing a swath of murder through St. Louis. And Anita will learn that there are some secrets better left buried-and some people better off dead. Good Book! Good solid plot! Plenty of action, she does her actual job. Warning if you like the Anita in this book, be warned by book 9.   LEIGH BRACKETT. No Good From a Corpse (). 20 May. Even this book’s finishing twist, a real doozy in its own right, emerges like a half-remembered psycho-sexual nightmare straight out of The Big Sleep. NO GOOD FROM A CORPSE is one of her best books. Haffner Press is bringing out another volume of her work this summer.


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While No Good from a Corpse makes use of all the standard detective noir tropes, Brackett infuses her own trademark style, cast of memorable characters and dark humor to make a story all her own.

Nothing less could be expected from a /5(22). No Good from a Corpse book. Read 16 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Legendary SciFi writer Leigh Brackett (who won a posthumous a /5.

While No Good from a Corpse makes use of all the standard detective noir tropes, Brackett infuses her own trademark style, cast of memorable characters and dark humor to make a story all her own. Nothing less could be expected from a /5. At Last.

After being out of print in North America for what seems like ages, Leigh Brackett's classic Southern California private eye yarn, No Good From a Corpse, "so Chandleresque in style and approach it might have been written by Chandler himself," according to Bill Pronzini, is finally once again available, along with all of her short crime fiction, in one fat volume, from the press.

The title story of this book had a Marlowe-like character. But the others in No Good From a Corpse are all over the tt lacks the pure descriptive power of Chandler; in the last story Brackett spoke of the protagonist's /5(4).

Addeddate Identifier Identifier-ark ark://t8wb0g Ocr ABBYY FineReader Ppi. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xi, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm: Contents: Introduction / Ray Bradbury --No good from a corpse () --Murder is bigamy () --Red-headed poison () --Murder in the family () --Design for dying () --I feel bad killing you () --No star is lost () --So pale, so cold, so fair.

Leigh Brackett's very first novel, the powerful No Good From a Corpse (), from which this excerpt was taken,was "so Chandleresque in style and approach it might have been written by Chandler himself," according to Bill Pronzini, in book impressed film director Howard Hawks enough that he hired Leigh Brackett, the author, to co-write the screenplay.

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for No Good From a Corpse ISBN Isbn at the best online. No Good From a Corpse offers hard-boiled private eye Ed Clive, who gets involved with a dead girl, and suspects every one of her boyfriends-an ex-husband, a playboy, a blackmailer and a brute.

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- No Good from a Corpse by Leigh Brackett (English) Paperback Book Free Shipping. $ Free shipping. See all 7. No ratings or reviews yet. Be the first to write a. Corpse and cadaver have the same meaning but corpse is the more descriptive term.

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No Coffin for the Corpse book. Read 9 reviews from the world. This is a good mystery, but unnecessarily busy. The narrator is in a romance with the daughter of a stereotypical dictatorial millionaire.

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3 [TGCD] - Duration: The Good. No Good From a Corpse is her only hard-boiled private eye novel, but it’s a good one, full of snappy dialogue and Chandleresque observation.

Like Chandler’s own first effort, “Blackmailers Don’t Shoot,” the book is almost a parody of the form, but also like Chandler’s effort the real touch is there, and the writing has a feel for. Read "No Good From A Corpse" by Leigh Douglass Brackett available from Rakuten Kobo.

Laurel Dane was no angel. She’d changed men as often as she’d changed her hair color, and there was plenty in her past s Brand: Hauraki Publishing. I did enjoy Corpse Marker as it was an entirely engaging story - even if it did feel like most instances of swear words were put in solely to try and make the book sound more adult than it was - but it did feel sometimes that the Doctor was a secondary character compared to the returning characters from The Robots Of Death and Leela.

No Good from a Corpse, in fact, can accurately be termed “hard-boiled” — and indeed has been called, by some critics and aficionados, the best traditional private-eye novel written by a woman.

Los Angeles detective Edmond Clive embarks on an angry, vengeful hunt when an old girlfriend, nightclub singer Laurel Dane, is murdered. Turns out releasing those pillars wasn't a good idea after all. You're really good at making things worse, Ayumi! I hope you're ready to face the consequences of your actions!

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Younger readers of "The Laughing Corpse" are going to be upset by several of the scenes, especially when Anita investigates the bloody crime scenes and the climatic by: 4.No Good from a Corpse by Leigh Brackett starting at $ No Good from a Corpse has 4 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.