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												Perchance to Dream: Robert B. Parker's Sequel to Raymond Chandler's The  Big Sleep (A Philip Marlowe Novel) by  Robert B PARKER
	 - First Edition
			 - 1991
		 - from Bluebird Books (SKU: 84005)

Perchance to Dream: Robert B. Parker's Sequel to Raymond Chandler's The Big Sleep (A Philip Marlowe Novel)

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Perchance to Dream: Robert B. Parker's Sequel to Raymond Chandler's The Big Sleep (A Philip Marlowe Novel)

by PARKER, Robert B

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Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
ISBN 10
0399135804
ISBN 13
9780399135804
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New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1991. First Edition. Hardcover. 0399135804 . A first printing of Robert B. Parker's continuation of the first of Raymond Chandler's stories featuring private eye Philip Marlowe. The famous "The Big Sleep" was published in 1939 and serves as the gold standard of detective stories, with its "hard boiled" main character, tough guy criminals and many beautiful women. --- In blue and rose paper-covered boards with spine titling in silver. Volume wrapped in jacket with John Mottern photographic portrait of the author to back flap. --- A clean, tightly-bound, bright copy. Unclipped dust jacket with slight creasing to edges, else intact and bright; protected in removable archival mylar protector.; Octavo - 8 to 9 in. tall; 271 pages .

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Robert B. Parker was the author of more than fifty books. He died in January 2010.

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bookseller
Bluebird Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
84005
Title
Perchance to Dream: Robert B. Parker's Sequel to Raymond Chandler's The Big Sleep (A Philip Marlowe Novel)
Author
PARKER, Robert B
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0399135804
ISBN 13
9780399135804
Publisher
G. P. Putnam's Sons
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1991
Keywords
0399135804

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