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The Raymond Chandler Papers

Selected Letters and Nonfiction 1909-1959

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Published by Grove Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary,
  • Fiction,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Literature: Classics,
  • Fiction / Literary

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsTom Hiney (Editor), Frank MacShane (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7874947M
    ISBN 100802139469
    ISBN 109780802139467

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