Archer At Large Author:Ross MacDonald The Galton Case: — "Another wonderful Ross MacDonald mystery...The MacDonald depth of understanding and dispassionate charity comes out well, and the story...is richly, beautiful plotted." — San Francisco Chronicle — "A model of intelligently engineered excitement." — The New Yorker — The Chill: — "MacDonald should not be limited in audience to connoi... more »sseurs of mystery fiction. He is one of a handful of writers in the genre whose worth and quality surpass the limitations of the form." Robert Kirsch, Los Angles Times
"Ross MacDonald in recent years has become the best writer we have about California and one of the country's best novelists." Roger Sale, Argus
"There are few Americans who write mysteries with the quality and style of Ross MacDonald...one of the finest of [Lew Archer's] hours." Dorothy B. Hughes, Book Week
"A beautiful job of shaping both professional and personal crime into one substantial structure...The denouement is both surprising and shocking and the whole is up to Mr. MacDonald's own extraordinarily high standards."
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