Raymond Chandler : a biography

by Tom Hiney

Hardcover, 1997

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Available

Publication

New York : Atlantic Monthly Press, 1997.

Description

An uncensored look at Chandler's life as an author, a husband, a screenwriter, and occasional rogue.

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Contains relatively little about his writing process, focusing instead on what was going on in his life. By page count, most attention paid to his latter years when most of his output was behind him. How he managed to function at all in the latter stages of his alcoholism boggles the mind.

One of the most intriguing throwaways was that apparently Dr. Seuss was a drinking buddy.… (more)

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