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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
Series contributed to
Black Cat Weekly (with John Gregory Betancourt, Hal Charles, Bobbi A Chukran, Ralph Milne Farley, Barb Goffman, A R Morlan, Frank Lovell Nelson, E Nesbit and Dwight V Swain)
   6. Black Cat Weekly #6 (2021)
Anthologies edited
   Creeps by Night (1931)
     aka Modern Tales of Horror
   The Red Brain (1961)
   Breakdown (1968)
Non fiction
Anthologies containing stories by Dashiell Hammett
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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]

Books about Dashiell Hammett

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