Re: RARA-AVIS: the hardboiled thin man

From: William Denton (
Date: 02 Apr 2002

On 2 April 2002, Robison Michael R CNIN wrote:

: i read the first two but ignored _the thin man_ after i
: heard that it wasn't hardboiled.
: is it or is it not hardboiled?

It's Hammett, and it shouldn't be ignored. :)

Interesting to see all the votes Pete Bondurant is getting. He's beaucoup hardboiled, but he's not a well-known character.


William Denton : Toronto, Canada : : Caveat lector.

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