The Alcoholics

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The Alcoholics
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First edition
Author Jim Thompson
Country United States
Language English
Publisher Lion Books
Publication date
Media type Print

The Alcoholics is a 1953 novel by Jim Thompson.[1]

The novel was re-released in the 1980s along with several other Thompson books under the Black Lizard imprint, by the Creative Arts Book Company.[2]


The story revolves around Dr. Peter S. Murphy and his clinic El Healtho where he treats alcoholics.