At Wolfe's Door:
The Nero Wolfe Novels of Rex Stout
by J. Kenneth Van Dover
guide to the Nero Wolfe stories of Rex Stout was first published in 1991.
Now, with additional material, this indispensable guide is available again.
Included are synopses of every mystery novel and short story published from the
beginning of Stout's Nero Wolfe series in 1934 to Stout's death in 1975. Each
entry includes information on characters, a
non-spoiler plot synopsis and trenchant commentary. Also included are short
essays on Stout's Wolfe series,
on his other mystery works, and on his
place in the genre. All these elements combine
to form an appealing and useful
companion for Wolfe neophytes and for those to whom Rex Stout's Wolfe canon has
become a perennial addiction.
Includes Stout chronology, complete Stout bibliography, authorized pastiches by Robert Goldsborough, list of secondary sources, complete radio, film and television adaptations including a complete list of all A&E Nero Wolfe productions starring Timothy Hutton and Maury Chaykin.
6x9, xi + 107pp