Gently used. Expect delivery in 20 days. Codice inventario libreria
Riassunto: Hard-boiled crime fiction captured the nat. imagination in the 1930s & flourished for several decades thereafter. In the work of Raymond Chandler, Dashiell Hammett, & Ross Macdonald, which featured tough-minded private eyes like Philip Marlowe, Sam Spade, & Lew Archer, emerges a distinctively American, & proletarian, kind of hero. This is a documentary chronicle of the life beyond & the work behind the creation of some of the most masterly detective novels in pop. Amer. lit. Includes correspond. & interviews; the authors' responses to judgments of their work in reviews; & the reviews themselves. Illustrated with personal photos & reproductions of manuscript pages, letters, print ads, movie promotions, dust jackets, & paperback covers.
Titolo: Hardboiled Mystery Writers: Raymond Chandler...
Casa editrice: Diane Pub Co
Data di pubblicazione: 2002
Condizione libro: very good
Descrizione libro Diane Pub Co, 2002. Condizione libro: very good. Gently used. Expect delivery in 20 days. Codice libro della libreria 9780756792145-3
Descrizione libro Diane Pub Co. Paperback. Condizione libro: GOOD. Good: Gently used may contain ex-library markings, possibly has some minor highlighting, textual notations, and or underlining. Text is still easily readable. Codice libro della libreria 2582302415