Re: RARA-AVIS: Cracking the Hardboiled Detective and Bruen

From: Michael Robison (
Date: 20 Dec 2006

Ed Lynskey wrote:

I haven't read Poe's stories for a few years to recall, miker. I'm curious about something. Does your critic Moore make the case Dupin is a "hardboiled detective"?

************ No, he doesn't, Ed. He is just priming the pump by exploring the origin of the generic detective character.


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