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The Postman Always Rings Twice Paperback – May 14 1989

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  • Paperback: 128 pages
  • Publisher: Vintage Crime/Black Lizard; 1 edition (May 14 1989)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0679723250
  • ISBN-13: 978-0679723257
  • Product Dimensions: 13.2 x 1 x 20.3 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 113 g
  • Average Customer Review: 4.2 out of 5 stars 36 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #45,157 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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"A good, swift, violent story." --Dashiell Hammett

"A poet of the tabloid murder." --Edmund Wilson

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An amoral young tramp. A beautiful, sullen woman with an inconvenient husband. A problem that has only one grisly solution--a solution that only creates other problems that no one can ever solve.
First published in 1934 and banned in Boston for its explosive mixture of violence and eroticism, The Postman Always Rings Twice is a classic of the "roman noir. It established James M. Cain as a major novelist with an unsparing vision of America's bleak underside, and was acknowledged by Albert Camus as the model for "The Stranger.

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