Raymond Chandler The Leander pearls were stolen nineteen years ago. The thief was caught, but the pearls were never found, and there is still a $25,000 reward for anyone who finds them. Then somebody comes to private detective Carmady with a story about a guy who knows where the pearls are hidden. (...)
Detective Philip Marlowe is looking for Derace Kingsleyâ€™s wife, Crystal. Is she dead or not? Marlowe finds more than one dead body and learns about women, drugs, men in love, and a police cover-up. Who killed The Lady in the Lake and why?
O longo adeus, publicada en 1953 e galardoada dous anos máis tarde co Premio Edgar que concede a Asociación de Escritores de Misterio dos Estados Unidos de América, está considerada a obra mestra de Raymond Chandler. Herdeira do estilo crítico e realista de Dashiell Hammett, o tempo converteuna nun (...)