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The conjure-man dies / Rudolph Fisher ; with an introduction by Stanley Ellin.

Fisher, Rudolph, 1897-1934 (author.). Ellin, Stanley, (writer of introduction.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Union County Public Libraries. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Cook Memorial Library - La Grande .

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Summary:

Perry Dart, one of Harlem's ten African-American black police detectives, investigates the murder of N'Gana Frimbo, the African conjure-man.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Cook Memorial Library - La Grande F Fisher, R (Text) 35178001822041 Adult Fiction Book Branch_Only_3months 05/10/2021 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780008216474
  • ISBN: 0008216479
  • Physical Description: ix, 293 pages ; 20 cm
  • Edition: Paperback edition.
  • Publisher: London : Collins Crime Club, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, 2020.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"The Conjure-man dies was the very first detective novel written by an African-American"--Page [4] of cover.
Summary, etc.:
Perry Dart, one of Harlem's ten African-American black police detectives, investigates the murder of N'Gana Frimbo, the African conjure-man.
Subject: African American detectives > Fiction.
Murder > Investigation > Fiction.
Harlem (New York, N.Y.) > Fiction.
Genre: Detective and mystery fiction.

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