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Van Dine edited The Smart Set. from 1931 to 1932 (their titles and exact dates are not known). a sophisticated New York literary magazine. he spent his convalescence assembling and analyzing a two-thousand-volume collection of detective fiction and criminology. was “based partly on the practice of all the great writers of detective stories. Another striking cover is by an artist billed as "Garrido". Witnesses and suspects began referencing Robert W. January 10. but he is finally guided by the rigid code of the hard-boiled detective—which champions tough behavior at the expense of personal relationships.

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Publisher: Macmillan General Reference; Reprint edition (June 1997)

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