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The Maltese Falcon, Hammett, Dashiell

The Maltese Falcon

Authors: Hammett, Dashiell
Lexile: 760
Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
BISAC/Subject: FIC004000, FIC062000, FIC022010
ISBN: 9780307767516, Related ISBNs: 0307767515, 0394550471, 0679722645, 0736602631, 073666047X
Classification: Fiction
Number of pages: 224
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis: A coolly glittering gem of detective fiction that has haunted three generations of readers, from one of the greatest mystery writers of all time.

A treasure worth killing for. Sam Spade, a slightly shopworn private eye with his own solitary code of ethics. A perfumed grafter named Joel Cairo, a fat man name Gutman, and Brigid O’Shaughnessy, a beautiful and treacherous woman whose loyalties shift at the drop of a dime. These are the ingredients of Dashiell Hammett's iconic, influential, and beloved The Maltese Falcon.

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