The Big Sleep by Raymond Chandler | A "True Detective" Reading List

I Philip Marlowe, The Big Sleep, Raymond Chandler, and Pocket Books Cover art by Ernest Chiriaka ("Darcy") I'm rereading it now.

David Doran (cover art), The Big Sleep

daviddoran: “ My entry for this years Penguin Design award. A redesign of The Big Sleep book cover, by Raymond Chandler.

Farewell, My Lovely, Raymond Chandler

Original pulp novel book cover for author Raymond Chandler’s “Farewell My Lovely”

Read Me Deadly: The Wayback Machine: Raymond Chandler's The Big Sleep

Raymond Chandler got his start as a writer at age after being fired from his oil company job during the Depression. His first novel, The.

Selection of panels and plates from Jim #Steranko’s Raymond Chandler story, “Red Tide”.

Selection of panels and plates from Jim Steranko’s Raymond Chandler story, “Red Tide”.

chri5: “Wonderful poster art for Howard Hawks’, “The Big Sleep” (1946) that I have never seen before. I found it in the image section of the fairly recent Raymond Chandler biography by Tom Williams...

The Big Sleep is a 1946 film noir directed by Howard Hawks, the first film version of Raymond Chandler's 1939 novel of the same name. The movie stars Humphrey Bogart as private detective Philip Marlowe and Lauren Bacall as Vivian Rutledge

Harry Bennett.

” The Long Goodbye, Raymond Chandler Pictured: Pocket Books 45010 ptg, / Cover: Harry Bennett

.RAYMOND  CHANDLER - I tend to go back and erase all of my forced words because they're so flat and wasteful.

*sigh* It's so hard for me to write fast because I feel like I have to be a perfectionist, and come up with the best synonyms and ways to word things while I write.

Raymond Chandler:  “Alcohol is like love. The first kiss is magic, the second is intimate, the third is routine. After that you take the girl's clothes off.”

Writers born this day: Patmore, Chandler

Happy Birthday Raymond Chandler, one of the founders of hard boiled pulp crime & LA noir detective fiction! Born on this day in Photo: LIFE

The Long Goodbye, a novel featuring private eye Philip Marlowe by Raymond Chandler. Tight solid 1954 hardcover with dust jacket. This is BOOK CLUB Edition. Dust jacket still intact overall but has a lot of obvious wear and tear, missing small bits of dust jacket here and there around edges. Tight spine. Boards solidly intact, in good shape. Top of closed pages stained yellow color by publisher. Tiny smudge or two here and there, nothing major. Pages intact, look clean. Good solid 1954 book…

The Long Goodbye, Raymond Chandler. Vintage dust jacket book cover with Tiki!

The Long Goodbye (1973)

The Long Goodbye (1973)

The Long Goodbye - Robert Altman - 1973 - starring Elliott Gould, Nina van Pallandt and Sterling Hayden