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The night of the hunter.

Author/Creator:
Grubb, Davis, 1919-1980
Publication:
[New York] Harper & Brothers [1953]
Format/Description:
Book
273 p. 22 cm.
Edition:
[1st ed.]
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Subjects:
Children -- United States -- Fiction.
Deception -- United States -- Fiction.
Brigands and robbers -- United States -- Fiction.
Form/Genre:
Movie novels.
Summary:
Inspired by serial killer Harry Powers, "The Bluebeard of Quiet Dell", who was hung in 1932 for his murders of two widows and three children. Served as the basis for Charles Laughton's classic film noir.
Notes:
Athenaeum literary award; 1954.
OCLC:
6151534