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The Galton Case

The Galton Case

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Written by Ross MacdonaldAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Ross Macdonald

  • Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
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  • Publisher: Vintage
  • On Sale: November 26, 1996
  • Price: $14.95
  • ISBN: 978-0-679-76864-7 (0-679-76864-5)
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Almost twenty years have passed since Anthony Galton disappeared, along with a suspiciously streetwise bride and several thousand dollars of his family's fortune. Now Anthony's mother wants him back and has hired Lew Archer to find him. What turns up is a headless skeleton, a boy who claims to be Galton's son, and a con game whose stakes are so high that someone is still willing to kill for them. Devious and poetic, The Galton Case displays MacDonald at the pinnacle of his form.