Night Shade - The New Racket

Night Shade - The New Racket

by Dashiell Hammett

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Overview

Mystery League Magazine, October 1 1933
NIGHT SHADE
by Dashiell Hammett
1200 Words

The Black Mask, February 15, 1924
THE NEW RACKET
aka THE JUDGE LAUGHED LAST
by Dashiell Hammett
2200 Words

1948
The Adventures of Sam Spade
SAM TAKES HIMSELF FOR A RIDE
Comic Strip Advertisement for
Wildroot Cream-Oil
Based on Dashiell Hammett's character
as heard in the Columbia Broadcast System
Radio Show
7 Panels

This edition includes 3 Want Ads of Dashiell Hammett selling his services as well as an 7 panel Comic strip ad for Wildroot Cream Oil featuring Dashiell Hammett's detective, Sam Spade.

Product Details

BN ID: 2940013958555
Publisher: Peril Press
Publication date: 02/18/2012
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Sales rank: 595,289
File size: 18 MB
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About the Author

One of the masters of crime fiction and a former operative for the Pinkerton Detective Agency, Dashiell Hammett (1894-1961) first introduced his iconic private eye, Sam Spade, in 1930 in his famous novel The Maltese Falcon. He followed that novel with The Thin Man in 1932 which introduced the incomparable and charming sleuths Nick and Nora Charles. He was also the author of Red Harvest, The Dain Curse, and The Glass Key, as well the Collected Case Files of the Continental Op, most of which were published in Black Mask magazine.

Date of Birth:

May 27, 1894

Date of Death:

January 10, 1961

Place of Birth:

St. Mary, Maryland

Place of Death:

New York

Education:

Baltimore Polytechnic Institute

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