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The postman always rings twice, by James M. Cain

Label
The postman always rings twice
Title
The postman always rings twice
Statement of responsibility
by James M. Cain
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The torrid story of Frank Chambers, the amoral drifter, Cora, the sullen and brooding wife, and Nick Papadakis, the amiable but inconvenient husband, has become a classic of its kind, and established Cain as a major novelist with a spare and vital prose style and a bleak vision of America
Summary
The sultry young wife of a diner owner conspires with an aimless drifter to murder her husband
Theme
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
018422
Cataloging source
HCO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1892-1977
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cain, James M.
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Crime masterworks
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Married women
  • Adultery
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • Murderers
Target audience
adult
Label
The postman always rings twice, by James M. Cain
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First published in the United States of America in 1934
Control code
000040115942
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
116 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780752861746
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
The postman always rings twice, by James M. Cain
Publication
Note
First published in the United States of America in 1934
Control code
000040115942
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
116 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780752861746
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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