The Long Goodbye

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The Long Goodbye

Format:  Paperback,

379 pages

Edition: Vintage Books

Publisher: Random House Inc

Publish Date: Aug 1992

ISBN-13: 9780394757681

ISBN-10: 0394757688

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Marlowe befriends a down on his luck war veteran with the scars to prove it. Then he finds out that Terry Lennox has a very wealthy nymphomaniac wife, who he's divorced and re-married and who ends up dead. And now Lennox is on the lam and the cops and a crazy gangster are after Marlowe.

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Publisher: Random House Inc
Publish Date: Aug 1992
ISBN-13: 9780394757681
ISBN-10: 0394757688
Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 379
Shipping Weight (in pounds): 0.7
Product in Inches (L x W x H): 5.25 x 8.0 x 1.0

About the author

Biography of Chandler, Raymond

Born in Chicago but raised in England, where he studied the classics, Raymond Chandler had early jobs as a reporter for English newspapers. He also worked as an accountant, bookkeeper, and auditor. But his first love was writing, and from 1933 to his death, Chandler was a professional writer. In addition to novels and short stories, Chandler wrote screenplays. He won two academy awards, for Double Indemnity (1944) and The Blue Dahlia (1946). Urban America's darker side fascinated Chandler as a place where the promise of America has gone wrong, corrupted by greed, money, and power.

Into this setting Chandler places detective Philip Marlowe, a disillusioned idealist made cynical by what he sees on the streets of Los Angeles. Chandler is said to demonstrate the imaginative possibilities of the detective story as he transforms the genre from formulaic puzzlement to cultural inquiry.

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Review by Library Journal (2002-07-15)

Chandler is not only the best writer of hard boiled PI stories, he's one of the 20th century's top scribes, period. His full canon of novels and short stories is reprinted in trade paper featuring uniform covers in Black Lizard's signature style. A handsome set for a reasonable price.

Awards and Recognitions

  • Edgar Awards (Edgar Allan Poe Awards), 1955 (United States)

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