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Dashiell Hammett


(Samuel Dashiell Hammett)
USA flag (1894 - 1961)

aka Peter Collinson

American novelist and screenwriter. Drew from his experiences as a detective to write "The Maltese Falcon" and "The Thin Man" stories.

Genres: Mystery
 
Anthologies edited
Creeps by Night (1931)
     aka Modern Tales of Horror
The Red Brain (1961)
Breakdown (1968)
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Non fiction
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Anthologies containing stories by Dashiell Hammett
 
Short stories
$106,000 Blood Money
The Big Knockover [short story]
Corkscrew [short story]
Dead Yellow Women [short story]
Fly Paper [short story]
The Gatewood Caper [short story]
The Gutting of Couffignal [short story]
The King Business
A Man Called Spade [short story]
The Scorched Face [short story]
Tulip


Books about Dashiell Hammett
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