❰PDF / Epub❯ ★ The Big Sleep Author Raymond Chandler – Heartforum.co.uk Down these mean streets a man must go who is not himself mean who is neither tarnished nor afraidHe is the hero; he is everything He must be a complete man and a common man and yet an unusual man This Down these mean streets a man must go who is not himself mean who is neither The Big PDF/EPUB or tarnished nor afraidHe is the hero; he is everything He must be a complete man and a common man and yet an unusual man This is the Code of the Private Eye as defined by Raymond Chandler in his essay 'The Simple Act of Murder' Such a man was Philip Marlowe private eye an educated heroic streetwise rugged individualist and the hero of Chandler's first novel The Big Sleep This work established Chandler as the master of the 'hard boiled' detective novel and his articulate and literary style of writing won him a large audience which ranged from the man in the street to the most sophisticated intellectual.
Raymond Thornton Chandler was an American novelist and screenwriterIn at age forty four Raymond Chandler The Big PDF/EPUB or decided to become a detective fiction writer after losing his job as an oil company executive during the Depression His first short story Blackmailers Don't Shoot was published in in Black Mask a popular pulp magazine His first novel The Big Sleep was published in In.
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