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Dashiell Hammett"s San Francisco

Ed Sams

Dashiell Hammett"s San Francisco

a pictorial guide

by Ed Sams

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  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Yellow Tulip Press in Ben Lomond, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hammett, Dashiell, -- 1894-1961 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Literary landmarks -- California -- San Francisco.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEd Sams, editor ; Ric Botelho, photo editor ; photos by Ed Sams & Ric Botelho.
    SeriesCurious chapbooks
    ContributionsBotelho, Ric.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 28, [9] p. :
    Number of Pages28
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23004460M

      At other times, he serves as a tour guide, linking real-life locales to the fictional work and drawing heavily on Don Herron’s famous Dashiell Hammett walking tour of San Francisco. The Maltese Falcon Words | 6 Pages. Dashiell Hammett’s San Francisco: A Unique Setting in the Changing World of Early 20th Century Detective Fiction The Pacific coast port city of San Francisco, California provides a distinctively mysterious backdrop in Dashiell Hammett’s The Maltese Falcon.

    View detailed information and reviews for 27 Dashiell Hammett St in San Francisco, California and get driving directions with road conditions and live traffic updates along the way. John's Grill, which Esquire magazine called one of America's top 10 restaurants, is as much a historic fixture of San Francisco as the Golden Gate bridge and the cable cars. Come for lunch or dinner and you’re likely to rub shoulders with the mayor, a police chief or .

    It was the San Francisco I imagined from Hammett’s stories, the San Francisco I’d see romanticized in pictures, one that lent itself irresistibly to the mystery and dark glamor of noir. The day we visited a few spots from Herron’s tour, it was just passed 11 A.M. and the sun was blinding. It Author: Freddie Moore. Dashiell Hammett () was a seminal figure in the development of the peculiarly American contribution to crime fiction—the hard-boiled detective story. Samuel Dashiell Hammett was born of English and French descendants on , on the Eastern Shore of Maryland, the second of three children. His formal education was limited—he attended.


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