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The Resource Devil in a blue dress : an Easy Rawlins mystery, Walter Mosley

Devil in a blue dress : an Easy Rawlins mystery, Walter Mosley

Label
Devil in a blue dress : an Easy Rawlins mystery
Title
Devil in a blue dress
Title remainder
an Easy Rawlins mystery
Statement of responsibility
Walter Mosley
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a Los Angeles bar, "Easy" Rawlins, a black war veteran just fired from his job, wonders how he'll pay his mortgage. DeWitt Albright, a quietly vicious white man, walks in and offers Easy good money if he'll find Daphne Monet
Member of
Summary
1948, Los Angeles: The mortgage payment's coming due, so Easy Rawlins accepts the assignment of finding Daphne Monet, a blonde torch singer with a penchant for jazz and criminal black consorts. In his search through a sleazy, fearful city, he is lucky to be under the protection of the murderous Mouse who wants a piece of the action.
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • John Creasey Memorial Award (Best First Crime Novel), 1991.
  • Shamus Award for Best First P.I. Novel, 1991.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
046384
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Easy Rawlins novel
Series volume
0001
Target audience
adult
Label
Devil in a blue dress : an Easy Rawlins mystery, Walter Mosley
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Featuring an original Easy Rawlins short story, 'Crimson stain'"--Cover
  • Short story is incomplete
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
50647456
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
263 pages
Isbn
9780743451796
Lccn
2003267001
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)50647456
Label
Devil in a blue dress : an Easy Rawlins mystery, Walter Mosley
Link
Publication
Note
  • "Featuring an original Easy Rawlins short story, 'Crimson stain'"--Cover
  • Short story is incomplete
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
50647456
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
263 pages
Isbn
9780743451796
Lccn
2003267001
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)50647456

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