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The Raymond Chandler omnibus
|Statement||foreword by Lawrence Clark Powell|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 625 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||625|
|LC Control Number||79092498|
Raymond Chandler (–) was an American-British novelist and screenwriter. He was born in Chicago, Illinois and lived in the US until he was seven, when his parents separated and his Anglo-Irish mother brought him to live near London; he was educated at Dulwich College from After working briefly for the British Civil Service, he became a part-time teacher at Dulwich, supplementing. This definitive omnibus of Chandler's short fiction, prefaced by John Bayley's suavely general, very English introduction, makes previous collections look downright niggardly. In addition to the eight stories of Killer in the Rain (), which Chandler "cannibalized" (his term) for The Big Sleep, Farewell, My Lovely, and The Lady in the Lake, and the 13 non-cannibalized stories in the Library.
Get this from a library! The Raymond Chandler omnibus: four famous classics . [Raymond Chandler; Lawrence Clark Powell] -- For contents, see Author Catalog. Raymond Chandler, Writer: Double Indemnity. An American novelist, writer of crime fiction featuring the private detective Philip Marlowe, Raymond (Thornton) Chandler was born in Chicago of an American father and an Anglo-Irish mother. He moved to England when his parents divorced. He attended Dulwich College and studied languages in France and Germany before returning to England in and Occupation: Writer, Actor.
Raymond Thornton Chandler ( - ) was the master practitioner of American hard-boiled crime fiction. Although he was born in Chicago, Chandler spent most of his boyhood and youth in England where he attended Dulwich College and later worked as a freelance journalist for The Westminster Gazette and The World War I, Chandler served in France with the First 5/5(1). The Raymond Chandler Omnibus by Raymond Chandler and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at
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Chandler wrote seven complete novels during his lifetime, with his first novel, The Big Sleep, debuting in Pages: 'Raymond Chandler invented a new way of talking about America, and America has never looked the same to us since' Paul Auster. Raymond Chandler was born in Chicago in and moved to England with his family when he was twelve.
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Raymond Thornton Chandler (J – Ma ) was a British/American novelist andat age forty-four, Chandler decided to become a detective fiction writer after losing his job as an oil company executive during the Great Depression. His first short story, "Blackmailers Don't Shoot", was published in in Black Mask, a popular pulp : Raymond Thornton Chandler, J.
Raymond Chandler, without a doubt is one of the pioneering figure responsible for the progress of hard-boiled crime in the 20th century. In addition to what authors such as Dashiell Hammett had created he added a literary angle to it, polished it and gave it a unique voice.
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Blue cloth, and pictorial dustjacket designed by Cecil Bacon. By Chandler had a better relationship with Hamish Hamilton than his American publishers, and some of his later novels first appeared in the UK.
These four novels had been first individually.Download Raymond Chandler: Stories and Early Novels: Pulp Stories / The Big Sleep / Farewell, My Lovely / The High Window (Library of America) by Raymond Chandler () and read Raymond Chandler: Stories and Early Novels: Pulp Stories / The Big Sleep / Farewell, My Lovely / The High Window (Library of America) by Raymond Chandler () online books in format PDF.Raymond Chandler () was an American novelist as well as a screenwriter.
He is best known for his hardboiled detective novels and stories (largely featuring Philip Marlowe) and influenced many people in different mediums, including authors Robert B. Parker, Robert Crais, Michael Connelly and filmmakers Quentin Tarantino and the Coen Brothers.