3 edition of Dashiel and the night found in the catalog.
Dashiel and the night
A little boy tries various ways to overcome his fear of the dark.
|Statement||by Larry Callen ; illustrated by Leslie H. Morrill.|
|Series||A Unicorn book|
|Contributions||Morrill, Leslie H.|
|LC Classifications||PZ7.C134 Das 1981|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||30 p. :|
|Number of Pages||30|
|LC Control Number||80010948|
Creeps by Night. Chills and Thrills Selected by Dashiell Hammett. New York: John Day, Octavo, original black cloth, original dust jacket. $ First edition of this anthology of weird horror, selected by Dashiell Hammett, including first book appearances of "A Rose for Emily" by William Faulkner and "The Music of Erich Zann" by H.P. Ten Things to Learn from Raymond Chandler and Dashiell Hammett If you can’t learn from the best, then you’re not reading carefully enough. Here are ten writing tips I learned from the books of Dashiell Hammett and Raymond Chandler, who together pretty much invented the modern detective story. A detective always has a code.
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Dashiel and the night Hardcover – January 1, by larry callen (Author) See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: larry callen. Dashiel and the Night by Larry Callen A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition.
All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions.
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Creeps By Night Edited by Dashiell Hammett When I saw this book with water damaged covers and browning pages at the estate sale, I was thrilled by the words "Dashiell Hammet." I assumed that I was paying my quarter for a book of detective fiction.5/5(1).
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Dashiell Hammett’s novel and its movie adaptation irrevocably changed the course of cocktail culture. Anna Archibald Updated Jul. 30, AM ET /. Dashiell Hammett was born in St. Mary’s County, Maryland, and grew up in Baltimore. Hammett left school at the age of fourteen and held a variety of jobs thereafter—messenger boy, newsboy, clerk, operator, and stevedore, finally becoming an operative for Pinkerton’s Detective Agency/5(49).
Samuel Dashiell Hammett was an American author of Hard Boiled Detective fiction. He can even be considered a pioneer in the genre as it has influenced many in the genre especially writers like Raymond Chandler.
His novel “The Maltese Falcon” involving his most famous character Sam Spade has influenced the genre of Film Noir. Samuel Dashiell Hammett (/ dəˈʃiːl ˈhæmɪt /; – Janu ) was an American author of hard-boiled detective novels and short stories.
He was also a screenwriter and political en: 2. The Maltese Falcon is a detective novel by American writer Dashiell Hammett, originally serialized in the magazine Black Mask beginning with the September issue.
The story is told entirely in external third-person narrative; there is no description whatever of any character's internal thoughts or feelings, only what they say and do, and how they : Detective fiction.
Order of Dashiell Hammett Books Dashiell Hammett () was an American author of hardboiled crime fiction. He is best known for creating the characters Sam Spade, Nick.
Dashiell Hammett's Creeps by Night continues to be one of my most cherished anthologies of horror fiction. Any book that boasts work by Faulkner, John Collier, Conrad Aiken, and Hanns Heins Ewers is hard to beat. If you can track down a copy of this gem of a book, I suggest you do so without delay/5.
Nightmare Town is a collection of short stories from the originator of the hard-boiled crime genre, Dashiell Hammett. As a private eye for the Pinkerton Detective Agency in San Francisco during the Prohibition Era, Hammett experienced shootouts, knifings, stakeouts, and cold-blooded murder for cash/5.
One of the masters of crime fiction and a former operative for the Pinkerton Detective Agency, Dashiell Hammett () first introduced his iconic private eye, Sam Spade, in in his famous novel The Maltese followed that novel with The Thin Man in which introduced the incomparable and charming sleuths Nick and Nora Charles.
He was also the author of Red Harvest, The. "The Dashiell Hammett Megapack" collects 20 early and rare stories by the famous mystery writer, plus one poem. Included in this volume are: AFRAID OF A GUN ARSON PLUS THE NEW RACKET BODIES PILED UP DEATH ON PINE STREET THE MAN WHO KILLED DAN ODAMS MIKE, ALEC, OR RUFUS NIGHT SHOTS NIGHTMARE TOWN ONE HOUR THE ROAD HOME RUFFIAN'S /5.
Novelist Jeannette Dashiell arms herself with humor,sass, and a tall glass of wine to tackle some of the most important milestonesin a woman's life: dating, marriage, parenting, divorce, career, illness,tragedy, and the inevitable effects of time and gravity/5(28).
Dashiell Hammett virtually invented the hardboiled crime novel, and his creation 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 /5(11). Novelist of the series, An Evening at Franc's, Jeannette Dashiell arms herself with humor, sass, and a tall glass of wine to tackle some of the most important milestones in a woman's life: dating, marriage, parenting, divorce, career, illness, tragedy, and the inevitable effects of time and : CreateSpace Publishing.
Dashiell Hammett's tour de force of detective fiction combines an airtight plot, authentically venal characters, and writing of telegraphic crispness. A one-time detective and a master of deft understatement, Dashiell Hammett virtually invented the hard-boiled crime novel.
Dashiell Samuel Hammett was born in St. Mary’s County, Maryland. He grew up in Philadelphia and Baltimore. Hammett left school at the age of fourteen and held several kinds of jobs thereafter—messenger boy, newsboy, clerk, operator, and stevedore, finally becoming an operative for Pinkerton’s Detective Agency.4/4().
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Among the enduring characters he created are Sam Spade (The Maltese Falcon), Nick and Nora Charles (The Thin Man), and the Continental Op (Red Harvest and The Dain Curse).4/5(1). Directed by Wim Wenders.
With Frederic Forrest, Peter Boyle, Marilu Henner, Roy Kinnear. Fictional account of real-life mystery writer Dashiell Hammett, and his involvement in the investigation of a beautiful Chinese cabaret actress' mysterious disappearance in San Francisco/10(K).