Better Corpses first released in 1940, is a vintage hard-boiled detective homicide secret that includes deepest investigator Race Williams. Williams, working halfway among the police and the legal global, is named to help Mary Morse, prosperous heiress to an fashioned manhattan jewellery company, who's being threatened with blackmail through a ruthless gang. Carroll John Daly (1889-1958), one among the pioneers of the hard-boiled crime style, authored sixteen novels and a couple of brief tales. Better Corpses is booklet no. eight within the Race Williams series.

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