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Raymond Chandler "The Big Sleep" 1966 Book Signed Autograph

Chandler, Raymond The Big Sleep 1966 Book Signed Autograph
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Chandler, Raymond "The Big Sleep" 1966 Book Signed Autograph
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Raymond Chandler-"The Big Sleep"-1966-Alfred Knopf-5 1/2" X 8"-219 pages-Hardcover Book-Signed By Author.....................THIS BOOK--HAS BEEN SIGNED BY RAYMOND CHANDLER WITH A FOUNTAIN PEN IN GREY TO A SMARTLY MOUNTED SIGNATURE SLIP ON THE TITLE PAGE OF THE BOOK. THE SIGNATURE SLIP MEASURES APPROXIMATELY 1" X 3"...................Raymond Thornton Chandler was an American-British novelist and screenwriter. In 1932, at the age of forty-four, Chandler became a detective fiction writer after losing his job as an oil company executive during the Great Depression. His first short story, "Blackmailers Don't Shoot", was published in 1933 in Black Mask, a popular pulp magazine. His first novel, The Big Sleep, was published in 1939. In addition to his short stories, Chandler published seven novels during his lifetime (an eighth, in progress at the time of his death, was completed by Robert B. Parker). All but Playback have been made into motion pictures, some more than once. In the year before his death, he was elected president of the Mystery Writers of America................THIS BOOK--HAS BEEN SIGNED BY RAYMOND CHANDLER WITH A FOUNTAIN PEN IN GREY TO A SMARTLY MOUNTED SIGNATURE SLIP ON THE TITLE PAGE OF THE BOOK. THE SIGNATURE SLIP MEASURES APPROXIMATELY 1" X 3"...................BOTH BOOK AND AUTOGRAPH ARE IN VERY GOOD CONDITION.