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Raymond Chandler Speaking By Raymond Chandler

Raymond Chandler Speaking by Raymond Chandler


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This collection of the letters and unpublished writings of detective writer Raymond Chandler includes uninhibited views by the author on himself, his writing, his famous detective Philip Marlowe, Hollywood, publishers, television, the craft of writing, cats and the mystery novel.

Raymond Chandler Speaking Summary

Raymond Chandler Speaking by Raymond Chandler

Creator of Philip Marlowe and a noted dialogue writer, Raymond Chandler was one of this century's greatest detective writers and also an inveterate letter writer. This book, which marks the centenary of his birth, consists of a selection of such letters from Chandler to his friends and some of his unpublished writings, as well as the author's views on himself, his writing, his famous detective Philip Marlowe, Hollywood, publishers, television, the craft of writing, cats and the mystery novel. Books that feature Philip Marlowe are Farewell My Lovely', The Big Sleep and The Long Goodbye. Chandler also wrote the screenplays for Double Indemnity and The Blue Dahlia both of which were nominated for an Oscar.

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GOR002763976
9780140108781
0140108785
Raymond Chandler Speaking by Raymond Chandler
Used - Well Read
Paperback
Penguin Books Ltd
19880630
272
N/A
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