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Return of the thin man [electronic resource]. Dashiell Hammett.

Hammett, Dashiell. (Author). Ganim, Peter. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781611749106 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (7 audio files) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: Prince Frederick : Mysterious Press-HighBridge Audio, 2012.

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General Note: Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator: Peter Ganim.
Summary, etc.: Dashiell Hammett was a crime writer who elevated the genre to true literature, and The Thin Man was Hammett's last—and most successful—novel. Following the enormous success of "The Thin Man" movie in 1934, Hammett was commissioned to write stories for additional films. He wrote two full-length novellas for the films that became "After the Thin Man" and "Another Thin Man." Hammett brought back his classic characters, retired private investigator Nick Charles and his former debutante wife Nora, in these two fully satisfying "Thin Man" stories, written with classic, barbed Hammett dialogue.Neither of these stories has been previously published (except for a partial in a small magazine 25 years ago). Now together in Return of the Thin Man, these hugely entertaining novellas are destined to remain essential listening for Hammett's millions of fans and a new generation of mystery lovers the world over.The recording features Peter Ganim as Nick,...
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 206605 KB).
Subject: Fiction.
Mystery.
Genre: Electronic books.

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