Perchance to Dream

Perchance to Dream

Robert B. Parker's Sequel to Raymond Chandler's The Big Sleep

Large Print - 1991
Average Rating:
Rate this:
2
"What did it matter where you lay once you were dead? In a dirty sump or in a marble tower on a top of a high hill. You were dead, you were sleeping the big sleep..." Raymond Chandler wrote those immortal words on the final page of his first Marlowe thriller in 1939. Today, The Big Sleep is considered the all-time masterpiece of hard-boiled suspense. Now detective Philip Marlowe has returned--in this electrifying sequel by Chandler's acclaimed successor, Robert B. Parker, author of the bestselling Spenser mysteries...
Publisher: Thorndike, Me. : Thorndike Press, 1991
ISBN: 9781560549772
1560549777
9781560541868
1560541865
Characteristics: 275 p. (large print) ; 23 cm
Additional Contributors: Chandler, Raymond 1888-1959

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

b
brishore
Jul 11, 2013

Hated this book. Parker did a remarkable job staying true to Chandler's and Marlowe's respective styles, until the very end, when Marlowe "turned into" Spenser. Nearly threw the book across the room.

r
RichardPaul
Feb 07, 2011

Perchance to Dream ---- by Robert B. Parker / Parkers Sequel to Raymond Chandler's - The Big Sleep-c - 1991/LP ---- Read reg. print c - ? ---- worth reading/ years ago I rated it as - OK ---- RichardPaul

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at WCLS

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top