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The big sleep: A Novel

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The iconic first novel from crime fiction master Raymond Chandler, featuring Philip Marlowe, the "quintessential urban private eye" ( Los Angeles Times ). A dying millionaire hires private eye Philip Marlowe to handle the blackmailer of one of his two troublesome daughters, and Marlowe finds himself involved with more than extortion. Kidnapping, pornography, seduction, and murder are just a few of the complications he gets caught up in.
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Detective and mystery stories
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Hard-Boiled -- Mystery & Detective
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Fiction
Marlowe, Philip -- (Fictitious character) -- Fiction
Mystery and detective stories
Mystery fiction
Noir -- FICTION
Private Investigators -- Mystery & Detective
Private investigators -- California -- Los Angeles -- Fiction
title_displayThe big sleep
title_fullThe Big Sleep
The Big Sleep A Novel [eBook] Chandler, Raymond.
The big sleep / Raymond Chandler
title_shortThe big sleep
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Marlowe, Philip
Mystery
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Noir
Private Investigators
Private investigators