A Drop of the Hard Stuff (Matthew Scudder)

By: Block, Lawrence

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Signed by author on title page without inscription. Dated. First Edition with full number line.Matthew Scudder is finally on the straight and narrow when he runs into High Low Jack Ellery, a childhood friend from the Bronx. In Scudder, Jack sees the moral man he might have become. In Jack, Scudder sees the hard won sobriety he hopes to achieve. Then Ellery, following to the letter the dictates of Alcoholics Anonymous' infamous twelve steps, is shot down while attempting to atone for past sins, and Scudder is drawn into a murder investigation that threatens to upset his path toward recovery and get him killed in the process. Exploring themes of loss, nostalgia, and redemption, for Lawrence Block, A DROP OF THE HARD STUFF circles back to how it all began, reestablishing why the Matthew Scudder series is widely regarded as one of the pinnacles of American detective fiction.

Title: A Drop of the Hard Stuff (Matthew Scudder)

Author Name: Block, Lawrence

Categories: Signed, Limited Editions, First Editions, Mystery,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Mulholland Books: 2011-05-12

ISBN: 0316127337

ISBN 13: 9780316127332

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible: Like New

Jacket Condition: Like New

Type: Hardcover

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 10-1-951

Keywords: signed, first, Block, mystery Matthew, Scudder,