The Big Sleep by Raymond Chandler
Published in 1939, this is Raymond Chandler's first novel and features Philip Marlowe, the neat, clean, shaved and sober man who was everything the well-dressed detective should be. Raymond Chandler wrote three other classic novels: Farewell my Lovely, The Lady in the Lake and The Long Goodbye, all of which feature Philip Marlowe. He also wrote the screenplays for Double Indemnity and The Blue Dahlia both of which were nominated for an Oscar.
Paperback | 272 pages
111 x 181 x 17mm | 145g
01 Jul 2005
Penguin Books Ltd
London, United Kingdom
A secondhand book that has been read but is in good condition. Some minor damage to the cover, including very minimal scuff marks and some creasing, but no holes or tears. All pages are undamaged, with no creasing or tearing, no pencil underlining of text, no highlighting of text, no writing in margins. No missing pages.