Raymond Chandler, Mark Billingham - Author Picture

Raymond Chandler, Mark Billingham - Authors

Raymond Chandler was born in Chicago in 1888 and moved to England with his family when he was twelve. He attended Dulwich College, Alma Mater to some of the twentieth century’s most renowned writers. Returning to America in 1912, he settled in California, worked in a number of jobs, and later married.

He died in California in 1959.

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The High Window
Raymond Chandler, Mark Billingham
Graham Marks, Guest Editor for August 2010, remembers: "My dad gave me his own Penguin edition of Raymond Chandler's The High Window (which I still have) when I was about 14. I took it with me when I went back...
Lovereading Price: £7.19 - Saving £1.80 (20%) Featured in: 13+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 30/03/1989
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