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The Harlem Cycle Vol. 1 by Chester Himes
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The Harlem Cycle Vol. 1

by Chester Himes

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Series: The Harlem Cycle (Omnibus 1, 2, 3)

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I recently heard a reading of [b:Cotton Comes to Harlem|429940|Cotton Comes to Harlem (Harlem Cycle, #7)|Chester Himes|http://d.gr-assets.com/books/1344370635s/429940.jpg|276418] on BBC radio (by the always superb Hugh Quarrie), and was completely blown away. I immediately sought out the beginning of the Harlem cycle, and was pleased to find this volume of the first three books.
  Pezski | Jun 8, 2017 |
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Coffin Ed Johnson and Grave Digger Jones, Harlem's toughest pair of cops, are Chester Himes's most memorable fictional creations. Gathered together for the first-time are the first three novels in the 'Harlem cycle'.

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