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Selected letters of Raymond Chandler

Author: Raymond Chandler; Frank MacShane
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, 1981.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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'I don't know why the hell I write so many letters', Raymond Chandler once mused to a correspondent. 'I guess my mind is just to active for its own good'. This title presents some of the hundreds of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Records and correspondence
Named Person: Raymond Chandler; Raymond Chandler
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Raymond Chandler; Frank MacShane
ISBN: 0231050801 9780231050807
OCLC Number: 7280758
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xx, 501 pages : portrait ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Chronology 2. The Recipients 3. Introduction 4. The Letters 5. Index
Other Titles: Correspondence.
Responsibility: edited by Frank MacShane.

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Whether his fiction survives or not, Chandler's letters will be read a long time. He belongs among the permanent letter writers, being like them a great self-portraitist and, in addition, a fine Read more...

 
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