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Item Number 7344
Title Chandler Before Marlowe Raymond Chandler's Early Prose And Poetry 1908-1912
Author Chandler, Raymond (Bruccoli, Matthew J., Editor)
Condition F/F
Publisher University Of South Carolina Press
Place Published Columbia, SC
Date Published 1973
Edition 1st Edition
Binding Hardcover; 2nd Printing
Notes 1st edition/2nd printing. Fine book (clean, straight & tight, bound in red with gilt lettering on the spine), in a fine unclipped, unpriced dustjacket, (clean, bright & crisp). Foreword was written by Jacques Barzun. "Long before he became one of the outstanding authors of American detective fiction, Raymond Chandler was one of Edwardian London's "clever young men who made a decent living as free lancer for the numerous literary weeklies", from DJ. This is a collection of some of those writings. ; 8 3/4" x 5 3/4"; 109 pages
LoC or ISBN 0872493059
Keyword(s) Raymond Chandler,Matthew J. Bruccoli,Jacques Barzun,Poetry,Crime Fiction,Prose,Mystery Writer,Poets
Category(ies) Misc. Collectible Fiction,Misc. Non-1sts (HB & PB),Art Photography Poetry Music Drama
Price $33.75