(Hammett, Dashiell). Nolan, William F.
Title HAMMETT: A Life at the Edge
Book Condition About near fine, in gilt-lettered milk chocolate shelfback over natural boards; in a lightly age-toned illustrated dust jacket. 276 pages including notes, bibliographies, and an index. Illustrated.
Edition First edition, first printing.
Publisher New York: Congdon & Weed, Inc. (1983).
0312922817 / 9780312922818
Seller ID 7291.02
Full-length biography of the brilliant and influential detective writer. Nolan is a genre author himself, and he helped to launch the serious study of Hammett as an important American novelist with his 1978 DASHIELL HAMMETT: A Case Book.
Pulp Fiction. Mystery Reference. Literary Biography. Mystery. Hard-Boiled Mystery.