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1 RUTLEDGE, Joseph Lister, Phyllis AXFORD, and F. F. FIELD (eds.) HAMMETT, Dashiell Canadian. Vol. 88, No. 2. August 1937
Hugh C. Maclean Publications Limited, Toronto, 1937, 
RUTLEDGE, Joseph Lister, Phyllis AXFORD, and F. F. FIELD, (eds.). Canadian.Vol. LXXXVIII, No. 2. August 1937. Special Summer Fiction Number. Toronto : Hugh C. Maclean Publications Limited, 1937. Pp (2),3-52. Illustrated. Large 8vo (10 x 14 Inches), colour-illustrated stapled wrappers, lettered in red, black, blue & white. The appearance of this story in this magazine is not noted in the Dashiell Hamett bibliography by Layman. Cover illustrationof a blonde girl in a one-piece swimsuit and a hat on the beach. Contents : [The Stories] Pilot Beware (by Hugh B. Cave); The Happy Ending (by E. M. Scott); Death & Co. (by Dashiell Hammett); Owner's Interest (by Van Harrison); The Woman at Tovelt's Cottage (by Victor Lauriston); The Caretaker Takes Care (by Ma*y Turner). [In Photogravure] Radium Traill (by John Graves); Canada's Blood Trust in Spain (by Ted Farah); These Men Labor to Keep him Safe; Beauty After Forty (by Joan Crystal); Why Don't You ?; Midsummer Make-Believe. [The Features] What's Happening in Russia? :(by Willson Woodside);Nuts Go Native (by F. F. Field); Teaching Swimming from the Beach (by Hele n Dickson); Silhouettes - Fall 1937 (by Phyllis Axford). [Regular Departments] Canada: Briet Pages from her Story (by Dr. W.A.L. Styles); For the Children; Mister Editor. Samuel Dashiell Hammett (b. May 27, 1894 d. January 10, 1961) was an American author of hard-boiled detective novels and short stories, screenwriter, and political activist. Among the enduring characters he created are Sam Spade (The Maltese Falcon), Nick and Nora Charles (TheThin Man), and the Continental Op (Red Harvest and The Dain Curse). Hammet t "is now widely regarded as one of the finest mystery writers of all time". Very good. 150.00

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2 HAMMETT, Dashiell Woman in the Dark A Novel of Dangerous Romance
Knopf, 1988, 
HAMMETT, Dashiell. Woman in the Dark : A Novel of Dangerous Romance. N.Y.: Alfred A. Knopf, 1988. Pp (6),[v]-[x],(2),[3]-[76],(8). 8vo, orange cloth spine, grey paper-covered boards. First hardback edition. Fine in fine dj. 15.00

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