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Crumley, James 1939-2008

Overview
Works: 80 works in 364 publications in 10 languages and 8,291 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Detective and mystery stories  War stories  Interviews  Manuscripts 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Interviewee, Narrator
Classifications: PS3553.R78, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by James Crumley, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by James Crumley
The final country by James Crumley ( Book )
35 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Milo Milodragovitch, a Texas saloon owner, gets dragged into the hunt for the killer of a drug dealer, a man Milo doesn't especially want to find
The right madness by James Crumley ( Book )
20 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The last gig almost killed me partner," I said. "I didn't sleep through the night for months..." CW Sughrue, ex hippie, heavy drinker and recovering gunshot victim thought he knew better than to do any more work for his buddy, Dr Will Mackindrick, but when someone breaks into Mac's office in Montana and copies tapes of confidential psychoanalysis he's convinced it's the work of one of his patients
The last good kiss : a novel by James Crumley ( Book )
42 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 1,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
C.W. Sughrue, a Montana private eye, is hired to track down a failing author and winds up searching for Betty Sue Flowers, a woman missing for ten years in Haight-Ashbury
The Mexican tree duck by James Crumley ( Book )
35 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spændingsroman om privatdetektiven Sughrue, som får til opgave at finde en forsvunden overklassekvinde et sted mellem Montana og Mexico, og som undervejs sammen med kammeraterne fra Vietnam havner i en veritabel krig
Bordersnakes by James Crumley ( Book )
20 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two PIs, a bartender and a cowboy, criss-cross Texas in pursuit of men who did them wrong. One had his savings stolen by a banker, the other survived an assassination attempt. Violence with humor
Dancing bear by James Crumley ( Book )
31 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Detective Milo Dragovitch spends too much time boozing until he gets caught up in a case involving two-bit criminals and an old lady on the run."--Publisher's description
The wrong case : a novel by James Crumley ( Book )
39 editions published between 1975 and 2008 in 8 languages and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A down-and-out private investigator finds himself enmeshed in a murder, a heroin ring and a love affair
One to count cadence by James Crumley ( Book )
13 editions published between 1969 and 1994 in 4 languages and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In '62, Sergeant Krummel assumes command of a crew of rebellious, drunken enlistees. Surviving military absurdities only to be shipped to Vietnam, Krummel's band confront their worst fears while losing faith in Americ[a] -- publishier's decription
The muddy fork & other things : short fiction and nonfiction by James Crumley ( Book )
5 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Six pieces of journalism, eight short stories, and interview, and the first portions of two novels
The final country by James Crumley ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Unabridged
The collection by James Crumley ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The wrong case by James Crumley ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1975 and 1997 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Milo once had a thriving divorce-case business in the small town of Meriwether, in the Pacific Northwest. But liberal new divorce laws have driven him to drink, and now he spends the days staring out the window. He's on his third drink of the morning when an attractive young woman walks into his office and asks him to find her brother. It looks like a routine missing-person case, and though it will probably be boring, he takes it in hopes of getting to know her better. But things aren't routine, and Milo finds himself involved in what is most definitely the wrong case
One to one cadence by James Crumley ( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bordersnakes by James Crumley ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
James Crumley unites his two characters, Milo Milodragovitch and C.W. Sughrue. Someone gut-shot Sughrue and left him to live with his demons. Someone else took Milodragovitch's inheritance, leaving him with an Italian silk suit, a Cadillac El Dorado, and a great thirst for retribution. Now, the two men are off to find a thieving banker and a man who gets his kicks by shooting people. They're headed off to a state called Texas in a state of mind called revenge
The Mexican tree duck by James Crumley ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
C.W. Sughrue is at it again, and this time he's looking for Sarita Cisneros Pines. No one can find her -- not her well-connected Republican husband, not the FBI, not even a group of violent guys with South American accents. And when Sughrue starts searching, working his way from Montana to the Mexican border, he comes up empty too
Dancing bear by James Crumley ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1983 and 1997 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
His friends call him Milo. No one has ever called him Bud except his father, long dead -- and now Sarah Weddington. Stirring painful memories, she offers him his first case since he abandoned his private practice and took a job marking time on the night shift for Haliburton Security
The dark side ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in Italian and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The muddy fork : a work in progress by James Crumley ( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un pour marquer la cadence : roman by James Crumley ( Book )
4 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in French and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les serpents de la frontière : roman by James Crumley ( Book )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in French and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Met en scène la rencontre de deux privés, Milo et Sughrue. Milo demande à Sughrue de rentrer en possession de son fabuleux héritage fauché par le banquier qui en avait la gestion et Sughrue accepte à condition que Milo l'aide à démasquer la bande de Mexicains qui a mis un contrat sur sa tête
 
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Alternative Names
クラムリー, ジェイムズ
Languages
English (148)
French (47)
Italian (37)
Japanese (20)
Danish (12)
Spanish (5)
Catalan (5)
Finnish (5)
Dutch (1)
Norwegian (1)
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