The Long Goodbye by Raymond ChandlerThe Long Goodbye by Raymond Chandler

The Long Goodbye

byRaymond Chandler

Paperback | November 27, 2013

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When Philip Marlowe befriends down-on-his-luck veteran Terry Lennox he gets more than he bargained for. With Lennox's wife dead and Lennox himself on the lam, Marlowe becomes the target for the local cops and a crazy gangster, while getting mixed up with alcoholic writer Roger Wade and his wife Eileen. Nothing is what it seems as Marlowe unravels the Wades' scheme to expose the truth behind Lennox's facade.

The most autobiographical of his novels, The Long Goodbye was considered by Chandler to be his best work. One of the preeminent examples of hard-boiled detective fiction, The Long Goodbye has been adapted for radio, film and television, and received the 1955 Edgar Award for Best Novel.

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Title:The Long GoodbyeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:280 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.63 inPublished:November 27, 2013Publisher:David RehakLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:8087888502

ISBN - 13:9788087888506

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from I loved this journey! Written in the same style of voice as a good Humphrey Bogart movie; the kind where everyone smokes and drinks and drives cars that are real metal. It was such a tale to become a part of, so convoluted and extravagant and seedy.
Date published: 2018-03-12