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The Simple Art of Murder

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Prefaced by the famous Atlantic Monthly essay of the same name, in which he argues the virtues of the hard-boiled detective novel, this collection mostly drawn from stories he wrote for the pulps demonstrates Chandler's imaginative, entertaining facility with the form. Contains the following short stories: - Spanish Blood - I'll Be Waiting - The King in Yellow - Pearls Are a Nuisance - Pickup on Noon Street - Smart-Aleck Kill - Guns at Cyrano's - Nevada Gas Raymond Thornton Chandler was a British-American novelist and ...

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The Simple Art of Murder
1988, Vintage Crime/Black Lizard, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780394757650

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Simple Art of Murder
1985, Ballantine Books

ISBN-13: 9780345326478

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The Simple Art of Murder
1980, Ballantine Books

ISBN-13: 9780345288608

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The Simple Art of Murder
1977, Ballantine Books

ISBN-13: 9780345272645

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Simple Art of Murder
1977, Ballantine Books

ISBN-13: 9780345257352

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