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Boston Blackie

Jack Boyle

Boston Blackie is the novelization of a group of pulp short stories by Jack Boyle (1881-1928). Blackie, an ex-con with a college education, is a jewel thief based in San Francisco, who outwits the cops with the help of his wife Mary. The character was altered for a later series of popular films and radio shows to become a “reformed” jewel thief turned private eye. (Summary by Winston Tharp)

Boston Blackie is the novelization of a group of pulp short stories by Jack Boyle (1881-1928). Blackie, an ex-con with a college education, is a jewel thief based in San Francisco, who outwits the cops with the help of his wife Mary. The character was altered for a later series of popular films and radio shows to become a “reformed” jewel thief turned private eye. (Summary by Winston Tharp)
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Boston Blackie is the novelization of a group of pulp short stories by Jack Boyle (1881-1928). Blackie, an ex-con with a college education, is a jewel thief based in San Francisco, who outwits the cops with the help of his wife Mary. The character was altered for a later series of popular films and radio shows to become a “reformed” jewel thief turned private eye. (Summary by Winston Tharp)

Language:

English

Narrators:

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Length:

3h 1m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

05:55


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

04:42


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

21:40


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

15:00


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

15:00


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

15:40


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

13:47


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

13:49


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

21:47


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

17:05


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

21:06


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

16:20