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Chandler, Raymond

The Notebooks of Raymond Chandler

and English Summer a Gothic Romance

€ 21.79

A collection of public and private writings by the late author of The Big Sleep and other classic crime novels provides a fascinating glimpse of the writer at work as it brings together early anecdotes, ideas, and descriptions that later appeared in his works, as well as his reflections on Hollywood, the mystery story, prison slang, and Ame


Taal / Language : English

Inhoudsopgave:
Foreword by Frank MacShane 1
Great Thought 7
Note on "Writing Down" 7
Since All Plans Are Foolish... 8
Titles 11
Descriptive Note 12
Jack Woodford`s Rules for Writing a Novel 13
Beyond Disgust 15
Descriptions of Women 16
Fashion Notes Men 16
Story Idea: Fantastic 17
Narration 18
In Defense of the Classics 19
Beginning of an Essay 19
Notes (very brief, please) on English and American Style 20
Beer in the Sergeant Major`s Hat 23
A Routine to Shock the Neighbours: Is It Any Wonder? 26
Lines to a Lady with an Unsplit Infinitive 29
A Defense of Impurity 32
Some Notes on Mystery Novels and Their Authors 33
Twelve Notes on the Mystery Story 35
Story Idea: Revenge 41
Mary Roberts Rinehart on the Crime Novel 42
Bonded Goods 44
Song at Parting 46
The Tragedy of King Richard III 47
Chandlerisms 48
A Routine to Shock the Neighbours: Faster, Slower, Neither 50
Railroad Slang 53
Slang and Hard Talk 53
Note on the Tommy Gun 56
San Quentin Prison Slang 57
Craps 59
Pickpocket Lingo 62
Note on Typewriter Ribbon Code Dating 63
Similes and Comparisons 64
The Hollywood Bowl 66
Some Rare Cooked Viands 67
A Qualified Farewell 68
The Scrapbook 79
English Summer illustrated by Edward Gorey 87
Extra informatie: 
Paperback / softback
113 pagina's
Januari 2015
154 gram
234 x 157 x 9 mm
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