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Philo Vance

S. S. Van Dine

Philo Vance

four complete novels

by S. S. Van Dine

  • 63 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Avenel Books, Distributed by Crown in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (State),
  • New York
    • Subjects:
    • Vance, Philo (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.,
    • Private investigators -- New York (State) -- New York -- Fiction.,
    • Detective and mystery stories, American.

    • Edition Notes

      Originally published separately 1926-1930.

      Statementby S.S. Van Dine.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3545.R846 A6 1984
      The Physical Object
      Pagination678 p. :
      Number of Pages678
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3178777M
      ISBN 100517432889
      LC Control Number83021346
      OCLC/WorldCa10046229

      Dragons and games of chance and Philo Vance's game of death In the fourth Leonaur volume of the Philo Vance Murder Cases we find the urbane New Yorker tackling a particularly puzzling crime. In 'The Dragon Murder Case'-the seventh tale-a guest visiting a country house dives into the swimming pool and instead of climbing out again disappears.


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Philo Vance was the detective creation of S. Van Dine first published in the mid s. Vance, in the original books, is an intellectual so highly refined he seems he might be ghostwritten by P.

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