Re: RARA-AVIS: Final List (4/01) - Hardboiled 100

From: Ray Skirsky (
Date: 03 Apr 2002

Here's my twenty, in alphabetical order. --Ray

>1-15. Batman (comics/novels series, various authors)
>2-28. Brigid O'Shaughnessy (THE MALTESE FALCON, Dashiell Hammett)
>3-48. Clete Purcell (Dave Robicheaux series, James Lee Burke)
>4-57. Dan Turner (Hollywood Detective series, Robert Leslie Bellem)
>5-60. Dave Robicheaux (series, James Lee Burke)
>6-75. Earl Drake (Operation series, Dan J. Marlowe)
>7-97. George Gideon (series, John Creasey as JJ Marric)
>8-134. Joe Gall (series, Philip Atlee)
>9-141. John Shaft( series, Ernest Tidyman)
>10-152. Lew Archer (series, Ross Macdonald)
>11-164. Maigret (series, Georges Simenon)
>12-170. Matt Helm (series, Donald Hamilton)
>13-181. Mike Hammer (series, Mickey Spillane)
>14-182. Mike Shayne(series, "Brett Halliday" Dresser, many others)
>15-205. Parker (series, Richard Stark)
>16-212. Philip Marlowe (series, Raymond Chandler)
>17-221. Race Williams/Terry Mack (series, John Carroll Daly)
>18-235. Sam Spade (THE MALTESE FALCON, Dashiell Hammett)
>19-253. The Continental Op (series, Dashiell Hammett)
>20-262. Travis McGee (series, John D. MacDonald)

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