1989 first trade edition: The Killing Man, by Mike Hammer (Mikey Spillane)

By (author)Mickey Spillane


The Killing Man is a crime fiction novel written by the renowned author, Mikey Spillane, under the pseudonym Mike Hammer. The story follows the protagonist, Mike Hammer, a private investigator, as he investigates a series of murders that seem to be linked to a notorious criminal organization. Along the way, Hammer encounters various obstacles and challenges, including corrupt law enforcement officials and dangerous criminals. As he delves deeper into the case, he uncovers a web of deceit and betrayal that threatens to unravel his investigation and put his life in danger.

The novel is a classic example of the hard-boiled detective genre, characterized by its gritty realism, tough-talking protagonists, and intricate plots. Spillane’s writing style is fast-paced and action-packed, with vivid descriptions of violence and suspenseful scenes that keep readers on the edge of their seats.

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The Killing Man, by Mike Hammer (Mikey Spillane), published by E. P. Dutton, New York, 1989. 180 pages.

Red hardcover volume with black lettering on spine. No markings or writing on the book. Very clean and as good as new. Untrimmed fore edges.
Dust jacket has some wear, mostly minor rubbing around edges. Please note the spot with more substantial rubbing on front cover of dust jacket.

Weight .3 kg
Dimensions 22 × 15 × 2 cm






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