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Raymond Chandler (1) (1888–1959)

Autor(a) de The Big Sleep

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261+ Works 43,308 Membros 902 Reviews 364 Favorited

About the Author

Raymond Chandler was born in Chicago, Illinois on July 23, 1888. Before becoming a professional writer in 1933, he worked as a reporter, an accountant, bookkeeper, and auditor. He wrote several novels featuring private detective Philip Marlowe including The Big Sleep, The High Window, The Lady in mostrar mais the Lake, The Little Sister, and The Long Goodbye. In addition to novels and short stories, he wrote screenplays. He won two academy awards, for Double Indemnity (1944) and The Blue Dahlia (1946). He died on March 26, 1959. (Bowker Author Biography) mostrar menos
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Séries

Obras de Raymond Chandler

The Big Sleep (1939) 10,322 cópias
The Long Goodbye (1953) 5,247 cópias
Farewell, My Lovely (1940) 4,525 cópias
The Lady in the Lake (1943) 3,327 cópias
The High Window (1942) 2,829 cópias
The Little Sister (1949) 2,438 cópias
Playback (1958) 1,828 cópias
The Simple Art of Murder (1939) 1,390 cópias
Trouble Is My Business (1950) 1,239 cópias
Poodle Springs (1989) 928 cópias
Pickup on Noon Street (1936) 257 cópias
Double Indemnity [1944 film] (1944) — Screenwriter — 243 cópias
Strangers on a Train [1951 film] (1951) — Screenwriter — 237 cópias
Pearls are a Nuisance (1958) 224 cópias
Smart-aleck Kill (1934) 159 cópias
Raymond Chandler Speaking (1901) 146 cópias
Goldfish (1936) 132 cópias
The Annotated Big Sleep (2017) 125 cópias
The Blue Dahlia [screenplay] (1946) 103 cópias
Blackmailers Don't Shoot (1933) 75 cópias
Red Wind (1938) 74 cópias
Spanish Blood (1934) 71 cópias
Murder, My Sweet [1944 film] (1944) — Novel — 69 cópias
The Smell of Fear (1955) 57 cópias
Todo Marlowe (1594) 48 cópias
Killer in the Rain [novella] (2011) 43 cópias
The Blue Dahlia [1946 film] (1946) — Screenwriter — 40 cópias
The Lady in the Lake (Retold by Jennifer Bassett) (1991) — Original Author — 40 cópias
Der König in Gelb. (1959) 30 cópias
Bay City Blues [short story] (2001) 30 cópias
Englischer Sommer (1980) 26 cópias
Finger Man and other stories (1934) 21 cópias
Great Detective Stories (1978) 19 cópias
Mandarin's Jade [novella] (2012) 18 cópias
The Second Chandler Omnibus (1962) 17 cópias
Briefe 1937-1959. (1992) 14 cópias
Romanzi e racconti (2005) 14 cópias
Nevada Gas [short story] (1935) 14 cópias
Le jade du mandarin (1972) 13 cópias
El Lapiz y Otros Cuentos (1982) 13 cópias
Una pareja de escritores (1983) 13 cópias
I'll Be Waiting (1939) 12 cópias
Chandler Before Marlowe (1973) 12 cópias
1 (1900) 11 cópias
Finger Man (1950) 11 cópias
The Man Who Liked Dogs (1996) 11 cópias
Five Sinister Characters (1945) 9 cópias
Tres novelas policíacas (2001) 8 cópias
Obras selectas (1974) 8 cópias
Todos los cuentos (2012) 7 cópias
Nouvelles. Volume 1 (1986) 7 cópias
Nouvelles: Volume Deux (1986) 6 cópias
Five Murderers (1944) 6 cópias
Parola di Chandler (2011) 6 cópias
Gesammelte Detektivstories (1976) 5 cópias
Marlowes tema : femtio brev (1984) 5 cópias
Red Wind [short story] (2006) 5 cópias
No Crime In The Mountains (1996) 4 cópias
The King in Yellow (1989) 4 cópias
Relatos escogidos (1901) 3 cópias
2: 1943-1959 (2006) 3 cópias
Kovaksi keitetyt. 2 (2001) 3 cópias
The Curtain (2006) 3 cópias
Die besten Detektivstories (1991) 2 cópias
Try The Girl 2 cópias
The Pencil [novelette] (1959) 2 cópias
Novelas (1995) 2 cópias
Notizbücher (2009) 2 cópias
Chandler: les nouvelles (1993) 2 cópias
Dama u jezeru 2 cópias
Fais pas ta rosiere! (1995) 2 cópias
La rousse rafle tout (1978) 2 cópias
A Irmazinha 1 exemplar(es)
Relatos escogidos (1996) 1 exemplar(es)
Τα χρυσόψαρα 1 exemplar(es)
Adis, Mueca 1 exemplar(es)
El largo adios, novela 1 exemplar(es)
Ponovna igra 1 exemplar(es)
The Adventures of Philip Marlowe (2016) 1 exemplar(es)
NOVELAS ESCOGIDAS 1 exemplar(es)
Ο μεγάλος… (1986) 1 exemplar(es)
La Dama del lago ; El lápiz (1995) 1 exemplar(es)
Zwei Stories (1976) 1 exemplar(es)
I delitti di Hollywood 1 exemplar(es)
Zielscheibe u. Heißer Wind (1977) 1 exemplar(es)
Argosy 1965 September XXVI 9 (1965) 1 exemplar(es)
El Largo adiós ; Playback (1994) 1 exemplar(es)
Fusillade 1 exemplar(es)
Poslední případ Phila Marlowa (1995) 1 exemplar(es)
El largo adiós ; El sueño eterno (1974) 1 exemplar(es)
Club del Misterio, volum 2 (1981) 1 exemplar(es)
VIOLENCIA ES LO MIO, LA (BG) (2016) 1 exemplar(es)
La dernière balade 1 exemplar(es)
Angielskie lato (polish) (2011) 1 exemplar(es)
Zierfische (1983) 1 exemplar(es)
PHILLIP MARLOWE Premium Collection (2014) 1 exemplar(es)

Associated Works

The Black Lizard Big Book of Pulps (2007) — Contribuinte — 537 cópias
The Black-Eyed Blonde (2014) — Creator — 496 cópias
The Best American Mystery Stories of the Century (2000) — Contribuinte — 455 cópias
Perchance to Dream (1991) — Based on work by, algumas edições427 cópias
The Big Sleep [1946 film] (1946) — Orignial novel — 274 cópias
A Treasury of Great Mysteries, Volumes 1-2 (1957) — Contribuinte — 265 cópias
A Treasury of Great Mysteries, Volume 2 (1957) — Contribuinte — 186 cópias
Hard-Boiled: An Anthology of American Crime Stories (1995) — Contribuinte — 183 cópias
The Oxford Book of American Detective Stories (1996) — Contribuinte — 179 cópias
The Mammoth Book of Private Eye Stories (1988) — Contribuinte — 163 cópias
The Oxford Book of Villains (1992) — Contribuinte — 136 cópias
A New Omnibus of Crime (1771) — Contribuinte — 97 cópias
The Mammoth Book of Great Detective Stories (1985) — Contribuinte — 81 cópias
The Long Goodbye [1973 film] (1973) — Original novel — 72 cópias
Pulp Fictions: Hardboiled Stories (1996) — Contribuinte — 70 cópias
The Oxford Book of Detective Stories (2000) — Contribuinte — 69 cópias
Baker's Dozen: 13 Short Mystery Novels (1987) — Contribuinte — 59 cópias
Murderous Schemes (1996) — Contribuinte — 58 cópias
Three Times Three: A Mystery Omnibus (1964) — Contribuinte — 57 cópias
Los Angeles Noir 2: The Classics (2010) — Contribuinte — 42 cópias
The Lucifer Society (1971) — Contribuinte — 42 cópias
The Little Book of Horrors (1992) — Contribuinte — 41 cópias
For Bond Lovers Only (1965) — Contribuinte — 37 cópias
The Vintage Book of Classic Crime (1993) — Contribuinte — 34 cópias
Great Law and Order Stories (1990) — Contribuinte — 28 cópias
Lady in the Lake [1947 film] (1947) 28 cópias
Great detective stories (1998) — Contribuinte — 20 cópias
Marlowe [1969 film] (2011) — Orignial novel — 17 cópias
Twelve American Crime Stories (1998) — Contribuinte — 14 cópias
Great American Detective Stories (1945) — Contribuinte — 12 cópias
Bakers Dozen: 13 Short Detective Novels (1987) — Contribuinte — 12 cópias
Three Times Three: A Mystery Omnibus [Volume 1] (1964) — Contribuinte — 11 cópias
Great Stories of Mystery and Suspense 1977 Volumes 1 & 2 (1977) — Contribuinte — 10 cópias
Great Stories of Mystery and Suspense 1974 Volume 2 (1974) — Contribuinte — 7 cópias
Poodle Springs [1998 film] (1998) — Writer — 7 cópias
Dolls Are Murder : a Mystery Writers of America Anthology (1957) — Contribuinte — 6 cópias
Sorte orkideer : 13 korte kriminalromaner (1988) — Contribuinte — 6 cópias
Best Film Plays - 1945 (1945) — Contribuinte — 4 cópias
Huivering wekken : 26 onthutsende verhalen (1982) — Contribuinte — 4 cópias
Kriminallitteraturen / 11 essays (1978) — Contribuinte — 4 cópias
Best Crime Stories — Contribuinte — 3 cópias
Great Stories of Detection (1960) — Contribuinte — 2 cópias
Enjoying Stories (1987) — Contribuinte — 2 cópias
Transformers 230: The Big Shutdown! (part one) (1989) — Apologies to... — 1 exemplar(es)
Verdens beste kriminalhistorier (1960) — Contribuinte — 1 exemplar(es)

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Resenhas

In 1945, the Academy Award for BP went to Going My Way, a box office smash and sentimental choice that's aged as well as cheese left out in the sun. A superior choice: Billy Wilder's superb dark noir Double Indemnity.
 
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Membros
43,308
Popularidade
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Avaliação
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Resenhas
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ISBNs
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Idiomas
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