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The Resource Crime stories and other writings, Dashiell Hammett

Crime stories and other writings, Dashiell Hammett

Label
Crime stories and other writings
Title
Crime stories and other writings
Statement of responsibility
Dashiell Hammett
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
A revealing look inside the mind of the one of the great writers of detective fiction includes essays, twenty-four stories, and an early version of "The Thin Man."
Tone
Writing style
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065934
Cataloging source
DLC
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1894-1961
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Hammett, Dashiell
Dewey number
813.52
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Library of America (Firm)
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True
Series statement
Library of America
Series volume
125
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Detective and mystery stories, American
Target audience
adult
Label
Crime stories and other writings, Dashiell Hammett
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 932-934)
Contents
Crime stories. Arson plus -- Slippery fingers -- Crooked souls -- The tenth clew -- Zigzags of treachery -- The house in Turk Street -- The girl with the silver eyes -- Women, politics and murder -- The golden horseshoe -- Nightmare town -- The Whosis Kid -- The scorched face -- Dead yellow women -- The gutting of Couffignal -- The assistant murderer -- Creeping Siamese -- The big knock-over -- $106,000 blood money -- The Main death -- This king business -- Fly paper -- The farewell murder -- Woman in the dark -- Two sharp knives -- Other writings. The thin man : an early typescript -- From the memoirs of a private detective -- Suggestions to detective story writers
Control code
ocm45636860
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
934 p.
Isbn
9781931082006
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
00054594
System control number
(Sirsi) ADB-9862
Label
Crime stories and other writings, Dashiell Hammett
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 932-934)
Contents
Crime stories. Arson plus -- Slippery fingers -- Crooked souls -- The tenth clew -- Zigzags of treachery -- The house in Turk Street -- The girl with the silver eyes -- Women, politics and murder -- The golden horseshoe -- Nightmare town -- The Whosis Kid -- The scorched face -- Dead yellow women -- The gutting of Couffignal -- The assistant murderer -- Creeping Siamese -- The big knock-over -- $106,000 blood money -- The Main death -- This king business -- Fly paper -- The farewell murder -- Woman in the dark -- Two sharp knives -- Other writings. The thin man : an early typescript -- From the memoirs of a private detective -- Suggestions to detective story writers
Control code
ocm45636860
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
934 p.
Isbn
9781931082006
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
00054594
System control number
(Sirsi) ADB-9862

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