(Chandler, Raymond). Thorpe, Edward
Title CHANDLERTOWN: The Los Angeles of Philip Marlowe
Book Condition Near fine; in a near fine, photo-pictorial dust jacket internally paper tape repaired, with a tear to the rear panel and minor shelfwear. Tall octavo.  pages.
Edition First U.S. edition, first printing.
Publisher New York: St. Martin's Press, (1984).
0312128517 / 9780312128517
Seller ID 52204.00
"No other fictional detective has been so identified, so involved with the environment of a particular city as Marlowe is with Los Angeles."--Thorpe. An ingenious social history of L.A., inspired by Chandler's writings and illustrated with photographs.
Los Angeles Fiction. Photography. Mystery Reference. Noir Fiction. Hard-Boiled Mystery. Los Angeles.