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The annotated big sleep

Raymond Chandler

The annotated big sleep

by Raymond Chandler

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Written in English

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  • Private investigators,
  • Fiction

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    StatementRaymond Chandler ; annotated and edited, with an introduction, by Owen Hill, Pamela Jackson, and Anthony Dean Rizzuto ; with a foreword by Jonathan Lethem
    ContributionsHill, Owen, editor, Jackson, Pamela (Pamela Renee), editor, Rizzuto, Anthony Dean, 1966- editor, Lethem, Jonathan, writer of foreword
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3505.H3224 B5 2018
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxiii, 474 pages
    Number of Pages474
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26967207M
    ISBN 100804168881
    ISBN 109780804168885, 9780804168892
    LC Control Number2018019733
    OCLC/WorldCa1035784042

    ‘The Annotated Big Sleep’ by Raymond Chandler, annotated and edited by Owen Hill, Pamela Jackson, and Anthony Dean Rizzuto, Vintage Books, , pages, $   Book Reviews. The Annotated Big Sleep by Raymond Chandler. July 5, , am May 5, Home Book Reviews The Annotated Big Sleep by Raymond Chandler. Readers’ Workouts – 7/3. Readers’ Workouts – 7//5.

    The Annotated Big Sleep (Book): Chandler, Raymond: The first fully annotated edition of Raymond Chandler's classic The Big Sleep features hundreds of illuminating notes and images alongside the full text of the novel and is an essential addition to any crime fiction fan's library. A masterpiece of noir, Raymond Chandler's The Big Sleep helped to define a genre. A lot of the attitudes that crop up in the book are just as dated — sexist, racist, homophobic. The editors of The Annotated Big Sleep do a fine job of putting them in the context of the historical period and Chandler’s biography, and analyzing what they mean to readers today.

    The Annotated Big Sleep solidifies the novel’s position as one of the great works of American fiction and will surprise and enthrall Chandler’s biggest fans. Including: Personal letters and source texts -The historical context of Chandler’s Los Angeles, including maps and images -Film stills and art from the early pulps -An analysis of 5/5(2). The annotated version of Big Sleep is full of information and photos of the making of the movie. Some of the photographs of Bogart and Bacall are breathtaking. The annotated book version makes clear just how good the book was. Scholars Location: Stanford, CA


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