Night Has a Thousand Eyes

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Pegasus Books, Apr 1, 2007 - Fiction - 344 pages
17 Reviews
Cornell Woolrich's novels define the essence of noir nihilism.-Marilyn Stasio, The New York Times Book Review One of Cornell Woolrich's most famous novels, this classic noir tale of a con man struggling with his ability to see the future is arguably the author's best in its depiction of a doomed vision of predestination.
  

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User Review  - Mark Bacon - Goodreads

Warning: this book review contains a spoiler. No, I'm not going to give away the plot of this Cornell Woolrich thriller (originally published under a pen name), I'm going to alert you to a spoiler of ... Read full review

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User Review  - Pop Bop - Goodreads

Relentless Tension - A Bleak Tale of Despair and Dread The operative word here is dread. All of the strands of the plot, all of the characters, all of the previous hints and developments move ... Read full review

Contents

The Meeting
3
The Telling
25
Beginning of the Wait
145
Beginning of Police Procedure
155
Bodyguard Against Planets
162
Dobbs and Sokolsky
178
Flight of the Faithful
186
Schaefer
193
Molloy
237
The Last Supper
251
Dobbs and Sokolsky
274
Midevening 284
287
Molloy
304
Moments Before Eternity
310
Hue and Cry
316
End of Police Procedure
324

Deeps of Night
213
Dobbs and Sokolsky
223
Farewell to Sunlight
231
End of the Wait
329
End of Night
336
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From the 1930s until his death in 1968, Cornell Woolrichriveted the reading public with his mystery, suspense, and horror stories. Classic films like Hitchcock'sRear Windowand Trauffaut'sThe Bride Wore Blackand novels likeNight has a Thousand EyesandThe Black Angelearned Woolrich epithets like "the twentieth century's Edgar Allen Poe" and "the father of noir.

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