The Resource The Dain curse, Dashiell Hammett, (electronic resource)

The Dain curse, Dashiell Hammett, (electronic resource)

Label
The Dain curse
Title
The Dain curse
Statement of responsibility
Dashiell Hammett
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Continental Op is a short, squat, and utterly unsentimental tank of a private detective. Miss Gabrielle Dain Leggett is young, wealthy, and a devotee of morphine and religious cults. She has an unfortunate effect on the people around her: they have a habit of dying violently. Is Gabrielle the victim of a family curse? Or is the truth about her weirder and infinitely more dangerous? The Dain Curse is one of the Continental Op's most bizarre cases and a tautly crafted masterpiece of suspense
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1894-1961
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hammett, Dashiell
Dewey number
813/.52
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Read by Richard Ferrone
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ferrone, Richard
  • hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Private investigators
  • Continental Op (Fictitious character)
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The Dain curse, Dashiell Hammett, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11634113
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT11634113
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (7hr., 43 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11634113
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The Dain curse, Dashiell Hammett, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11634113
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT11634113
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (7hr., 43 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11634113
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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