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The hard-boiled explicator

a guide to the study of Dashiell Hammett, Raymond Chandler, and Ross Macdonald

by Robert E. Skinner

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Published by Scarecrow Press in Metuchen, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hammett, Dashiell, 1894-1961 -- Bibliography,
  • Chandler, Raymond, 1888-1959 -- Bibliography,
  • Macdonald, Ross, 1915- -- Bibliography,
  • Detective and mystery stories, American -- History and criticism -- Bibliography,
  • Noir fiction, American -- History and criticism -- Bibliography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Robert E. Skinner.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ1231.D47 S57 1985, PS374.D4 S57 1985
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 125 p. ;
    Number of Pages125
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2857629M
    ISBN 100810817497
    LC Control Number84020246

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