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The thin man

When an eccentric inventor disappears and his mistress is killed, Nick and Nora Charles get involved in the investigation.

The Maltese falcon

Detective Sam Spade goes in search of a priceless statuette after the death of his partner.

Coups de feu dans la nuit : l'intégrale des nouvelles —Hammett, Dashiell, 1894-1961 author

Quand il quitte en 1922 l'agence Pinkerton qui l'emploiyait comme détective depuis 1915, Dashiell Hammett se lance dans l'écriture. Il rejoint les rangs de la revue Black Mask qui venait de se créer et s'y impose imme...

Red harvest —Hammett, Dashiell, 1894-1961.

When a hard-fighting detective arrives in Personville and finds that his client has been murdered, he decides to investigate local gangland activities.

The hunter and other stories —Hammett, Dashiell, 1894-1961.

An anthology of eighteen short stories includes a number of previously unpublished pieces as well as early screen treatments for "On the Make" and "The Kiss-Off."

Return of the Thin Man —Hammett, Dashiell, 1894-1961.
Large Print
2013
Availability: 2 of 2

Crime writer Dashiell Hammett elevated the genre to true literature and The Thin Man was his last - and most successful - novel. Following the enormous success of the 1934 movie version, Hammett was commissioned to write...

The hunter and other stories —Hammett, Dashiell, 1894-1961.
Book On CD
2013
Availability: 1 of 1

An anthology of eighteen short stories includes a number of previously unpublished pieces as well as early screen treatments for "On the Make" and "The Kiss-Off."

No good deed

Cello-playing cop Jack Friar searches for a teenage runaway on Turk Street and ends up in the home of an elderly couple. The house also turns out to be the headquarters for a gang of criminals who are planning a bank rob...

The Maltese falcon
Blu-ray
2010
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A gallery of high-living lowlifes will stop at nothing to get their sweaty hands on a jewel-encrusted falcon. Detective Sam Spade wants to find out why, and who'll take the fall for his partner's murder. Special features...

The Maltese falcon ; The thin man ; Red harvest —Hammett, Dashiell, 1894-1961.

Three novels involving private detectives and shady characters tackle homicide, treachery, and corruption.

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