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A Dashiell Hammett Companion

A Dashiell Hammett Companion( )
Author: Gale, Robert L.
Publication Date:Feb 2000
Publisher:ABC-CLIO, LLC
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $75.00
Book Description:

Dashiell Hammett's writing career began with the publication of The Parthian Shot, a tiny short story in "The Smart Set" in 1922, and virtually ended when he published 3 outstanding stories in "Collier's" in 1934. During this period, he published 60 short stories, 5 novels--including "The Maltese Falcon" and "The Thin Man"--a few minor poems, some nonfictional prose, and a series of astute book reviews. Though he lived until 1961, he wrote little after 1934 and suffered from...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Literary Criticism / Mystery & Detective
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.318 x 9.438 Inches
Book Weight:1.6 Pounds

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