Imprint:Vintage Crime/Black Lizard
Audience:General / adult
Dimensions:8in x 5.19 in | 0.42 lb
Page Count:240 pages
• SPECIAL EDITIONS: June 2020 marked thirty years since the Vintage Crime and Black Lizard imprints combined to form a powerhouse publishing program. Eight classics have been chosen to receive special edition covers to celebrate this Vintage Crime/Black Lizard anniversary.
• ELLROY INTRODUCTIONS: James Ellroy—the Demon Dog of American Literature—has agreed to write introductions for each of these books.
• A THRILLING GENRE: Crime fiction has never been more popular, and these classic works of the genre are must-reads for all enthusiasts.
Praise for Raymond Chandler
• “Raymond Chandler is a master.” —The New York Times
• “[Chandler] wrote as if pain hurt and life mattered.” —The New Yorker
• “Chandler seems to have created the culminating American hero: wised up, hopeful, thoughtful, adventurous, sentimental, cynical and rebellious.” —Robert B. Parker, The New York Times Book Review
• “Nobody can write like Chandler on his home turf, not even Faulkner…. An original…. A great artist.” —Boston Review