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Trouble is my business, and other stories.

Raymond Chandler

Trouble is my business, and other stories.

by Raymond Chandler

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Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination233p. ;
Number of Pages233
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19567310M

Trouble Is My Business by Raymond Chandler; 13 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Private investigators, Fiction, American Detective and mystery stories, Philip Marlowe (Fictitious character); Places: Los Angeles (Calif.), California, Los Angeles. TROUBLE IS MY BUSINESS AND OTHER STORIES by Chandler, Raymond Seller Robert Gavora, Fine and Rare Books Published Edition First Folio edition, first printing.

About Trouble Is My Business. This collection by crime fiction master Raymond Chandler features four long stories in which private eye Philip Marlowe is hired to protect a rich old guy from a gold digger, runs afoul of crooked politicos, gets a line on some stolen jewels with a reward attached, and stumbles across a murder victim who may have been an extortionist. Trouble is My Business, Vintage Books, Chandler, Raymond. (). (Dorothy Gardiner and Kathrine Sorley Walker, ed.) Raymond Chandler Speaking p. 24 Houghton Mifflin Company. ISBN Chandler, Raymond, (). Forward by Powell, Lawrence Clark. The Raymond Chandler Omnibus, Borzoi Books. Hiney, Tom ().

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Trouble is my business, and other stories Paperback – January 1, by Raymond Chandler (Author)5/5(4). Trouble Is My Business And Other Stories (Folio Society) Hardcover – January 1, by Raymond Chandler (Author)5/5(4). "Trouble Is My Business" is a fast moving Philip Marlowe short story authored by Raymond Chandler.

It is tight and fast Trouble is my business. It is a classic "Noir" detective story written by one of the masters. This audiobook is narrated by Elliott by: 9. Trouble is My Business is a collection of four short stories - Trouble is My Business, Finger Man, Goldfish, and Red Wind - that are classic Chandler.

Rife with 50s slang and the most stripped-down descriptions imaginable, each is a the literary equivalent of a shot of scotch/5. A beautiful slipcased edition of Trouble is My Business, which also includes the pulp-era stories found in The Simple Art of Murder.

Sadly, it doesn't include the title essay from that book or it would be perfect. The illustrations are superb.5/5. Selected and edited by award-winning crime writer Declan Burke, Trouble Is Our Business showcases the absolute best in Irish crime writing today.

From originators like Patrick McGinley and Ruth Dudley Edwards to global crime megastars like John Connolly and Eoin Colfer, there can be no doubt as to the serious quality of Irish crime writing in /5(4).

Trouble is My Business is a collection of four riveting novellas from Raymond Chandler. In the first of the four cases in Trouble is My Business, LA PI Philip Marlowe is offered a job that leaves a bad taste in the mouth: smearing a girl who's 'got her hooks into a rich man's pup'. Before too long Marlowe's up to his neck in corpses and cops and he's taken pity on the girl.4/5(10).

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This collection by crime fiction master Raymond Chandler features four long stories in which private eye Philip Marlowe is hired to protect a rich old guy from a gold digger, runs afoul of crooked politicos, gets a line on some stolen jewels with a reward attached, and stumbles across a murder victim who may have been an extortionist.4/5(11).

Trouble Is My Business is a short story collection by author Raymond Chandler. The individual tales were originally published in the s in various crime fiction magazines and were compiled in book form in The stories are categorized as “hard-boiled” mystery fiction.

Many of his books have been adapted for the screen, and he is widely regarded as one of the very greatest writers of detective fiction. His books include The Big Sleep, The Little Sister, Farewell, My Lovely, The Long Good-bye, The Lady in the Lake, Playback, Killer in the Rain, The High Window and Trouble is My Business.

"Trouble is my business," I said. "Twenty-five a day and guarantee of two-fifty, if I pull the job." "I gotta make a little something for myself," Anna whined. "O.K. There's plenty of coolie labor around town.

Nice to have seen you looking so well. So long, Anna." I stood up this time. My life wasn't worth much, but it was worth that much. In the four short stories in this collection, Trouble is My Business. Book Details. Title: This book is in the public domain in Canada, and is made available to you DRM-free.

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Trouble Is My Business by Raymond Chandler and a great selection of related books, Condition: Good. The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact.

Some minor wear to the spine. Trouble is my Business And Other Stories. Chandler, Raymond. Published by Penguin Books, London. Trouble Is My Business And Other Stories; Introduction by Gavin Young, Illustrated by Geoff Grandfield Chandler, Raymond Published by Folio Society, London ().

Trouble is My Business () Buy this book; Pickup on Noon Street () Collected Stories () Buy this book. pages - all of his known short fiction.

The Big Sleep/Farewell, My Lovely/The High Window Buy this book. Omnibus edition with introduction by Diane Johnson. The Lady in the Lake/The Little Sister/The Long Goodbye/Playback.

In his introduction to Trouble Is My Business (), a collection of four of his short stories, Chandler provided insight on the formula for the detective story and how the pulp magazines differed from previous detective stories:Born: Raymond Thornton Chandler, J.

‎This collection by crime fiction master Raymond Chandler features four long stories in which private eye Philip Marlowe is hired to protect a rich old guy from a gold digger, runs afoul of crooked politicos, gets a line on some stolen jewels with a /5(37).

The pieces that were better suited to my IQ, however, I loved. I wanted to read them aloud to other people on the subway. Especially the title piece, Love Trouble is my Business. Her sense of humor tends to be a bit absurd, but so are love and politics.4/5.Detective Lieutenant Finlaysonappears in Trouble Is My Business.

Detective Finlayson works out of Central Homicide. He is older than Sebold, and looks like the kind of policeman who has failed to advance. Ben Seboldappears in Trouble Is My Business. Sebold has salt and pepper hair, and is younger and better looking than Finlayson.Great deals on Raymond Chandler Antiquarian & Collectible Books Penguin.

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