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Raymond Chandler

Raymond Thornton Chandler (July 23, 1888 – March 26, 1959) was an American novelist and screenwriter.

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The Top 100 Crime Novels Of All Time - The CWA List
... Josephine Tey The Daughter of Time (1951) Raymond Chandler The Big Sleep (1939) John le Carré The Spy Who Came In From the Cold (1963) Dorothy L ... Ackroyd (1926) Daphne du Maurier Rebecca (1938) Raymond Chandler Farewell My Lovely (1940) Wilkie Collins The Moonstone (1868) Len Deighton The IPCRESS File (1962) Dashiell ... Ripley (1955) Graham Greene Brighton Rock (1938) Raymond Chandler The Lady in the Lake (1943) Scott Turow Presumed Innocent (1987) Ruth Rendell A Demon in My View (1976) John Dickson Carr The Devil in Velvet (1951 ...
Poodle Springs
... It was started in 1958 by Raymond Chandler, who left it unfinished at his death in 1959 ... Springs Story", were subsequently published in Raymond Chandler Speaking (1962), a collection of letter excerpts and miscellaneous unpublished writings ... On the occasion of the centenary of Chandler's birth, crime writer Robert B ...
Raymond Chandler - Praise For Chandler's Work
... Chandler wrote like a slumming angel and invested the sun-blinded streets of Los Angeles with a romantic presence.” –Ross Macdonald “Raymond Chandler invented a new way of talking about ... if they were written yesterday.” –Jonathan Lethem “Chandler seems to have invented our post-war dream lives—the tough but tender hero, the ...
Bryson Apartment Hotel - Operation As An Apartment Hotel - Association With Raymond Chandler and Film Noir
... Novelist Raymond Chandler added to The Bryson's landmark status when he featured it in his 1943 work The Lady in the Lake ... Owing to its connection with Chandler, The Bryson has been described as one of the city's "high-rises that were meant to house wealthy transplants from back East but became the faded palaces of L.A ... Chandler described the Bryson The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce reports that thousands of Chandler fans travel to Los Angeles to see the locations of Chandler's works, including the Bryson and the ...
Arts And Culture Of Los Angeles - Literature - Fiction
... Baker, "Fuel-Injected Dreams", 1986 "Boy Wonder", 1988 Raymond Chandler,The Big Sleep, 1939 Raymond Chandler,Farewell My Lovely, 1940 Raymond Chandler,The Long Goodbye, 1953 Bret ...

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    Raymond Chandler (1888–1959)

    Down these mean streets a man must go who is not himself mean, who is neither tarnished nor afraid.... He is the hero, he is everything. He must be a complete man and a common man and yet an unusual man. He must be, to use a rather weathered phrase, a man of honor, by instinct, by inevitability, without thought of it, and certainly without saying it. He must be the best man in his world and a good enough man for any world.
    —Raymond Chandler (1888–1959)