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Rivett, Julie M.

Overview
Works: 21 works in 62 publications in 3 languages and 4,521 library holdings
Genres: Detective and mystery fiction  Fiction  Short stories  Records and correspondence  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Noir fiction  History 
Roles: Editor, Speaker, Actor, Contributor, Other, Author, Author of afterword, colophon, etc.
Classifications: PS3515.A4347, 813.52
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Julie M Rivett
Return of the Thin Man : the original screen stories by Dashiell Hammett( Book )

17 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the Thin Man (Nick and Nora investigate a love triangle gone wrong after a dead man is discovered at their door) -- Another Thin Man (After a wealthy business partner of Nora's father's is murdered, Nick and Nora's investigation brings them into the killer's crosshairs)
The hunter and other stories by Dashiell Hammett( Book )

7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of eighteen short stories includes a number of previously unpublished pieces as well as early screen treatments for "On the Make" and "The Kiss-Off."
Selected letters of Dashiell Hammett 1921-1960 by Dashiell Hammett( Book )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Here is a volume that generations of readers have longed for - the first-ever selection from the letters of Dashiell Hammett, the onetime private detective who, in five astonishing books written between 1927 and 1933, invented the modern American crime novel. Hammett was not only the founding member of the hardboiled school, he also was its greatest practitioner, and even after Chandler and all the rest, his body of work remains the solid-gold standard. The best of his work is literature - without the quotation marks."--Jacket
An Introduction to The Maltese falcon by Dashiell Hammett : audio guide by Dan Stone( Recording )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Readings of excerpts and critical analysis
Dashiell Hammett : a daughter remembers by Jo Hammett( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life of the author through the eyes of his daughter, discussing his ties to Communism, his celebrity, his drinking and gambling habits, his relationship with Lillian Hellman, and his behavior as a father
The big book of the Continental Op by Dashiell Hammett( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects all twenty-eight stories and two serialized novels starring Continental Op, the hardworking private eye with an unyielding personal code
The hunter : and other stories by Dashiell Hammett( Recording )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dashiell Hammett is best known as both pioneer and master of American hard-boiled detective fiction, but these dozen and a half stories both affirm that reputation and present him in a different light. Along with the full-length screen treatments On the Make (which became the movie Mr. Dynamite, 1935) and The Kiss-Off (the basis for City Streets, starring Sylvia Sydney and Gary Cooper, 1931), this collection includes never before and rarely published stories that explore failed romance, courage in the face of uncertainty, hypocrisy, and crass opportunism. Collected and edited by Hammett's granddaughter, Julie Rivett, and noted Hammett scholar and biographer Richard Layman, The Hunter and Other Stories is a trove of priceless literary gems from an American master storyteller. Donna Postel reads the introduction, commentaries, and afterword; Ray Chase reads the sections Crime and Screen Stories and the appendix; Brian Holsopple reads the section Men; and Stephen Bowlby reads the se
La mort c'est pour les poires : correspondance 1921-1960 by Dashiell Hammett( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in French and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondance de plus d'un millier de lettres, où les détails de la vie de Hammett sont mis à jour, tels que ses débuts comme détective privé, son métier de scénariste, ses démêlés avec le FBI, son engagement contre le maccarthysme, son brutal renoncement à l'écriture
Le Chasseur et autres histoires by Dashiell Hammett( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in French and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected letters of Dashiell Hammett by Dashiell Hammett( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The original screen stories : After the thin man, and, Another thin man, and, Sequel to the thin man by Dashiell Hammett( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dashiel Hammett wrote five full-length novels in his career. 'The Thin Man' was the last of these, published in 1934. But Hammett wrote two other treatments for investigator Nick Charles and his nemesis Charles Wynant; the thin man of the title. Lost when Hammett retired as a novelist, they have now been found and published here
Un type bien : correspondance, 1921-1960 by Dashiell Hammett( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dashiell Hammet, mon père by Jo Hammett( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographie de l'écrivain américain D. Hammett (1894-1961), livrée par sa fille, avec tendresse, à partir de ses souvenirs et illustrée de photos rares de l'album de famille. Le récit aborde aussi avec simplicité les aspects sombres de la personnalité de l'écrivain : ses problèmes d'alcool, ses séjours en prison, sa mise sur la liste noire, sa liaison compliquée avec Lilian Hellman
On the way by Dashiell Hammett( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in Italian and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The First Amendment and religion by Craig R Smith( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The big read( Recording )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Readings of excerpts and critical analysis
Heroes of Hollywood's left tribe analysis of the memorials for Adrian Scott, John Howard Lawson, and Albert Maltz by Julie M Rivett( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Abstract: Adrian Scott, John Howard Lawson, and Albert Maltz were three of the storied Hollywood Ten, screenwriters who refused to bend under questioning in 1947 by the House Committee on Un-American Activities. This three-level analysis of audio recordings of their memorial services offers insights into images of the three, rhetorical practices of their community, and traditions of the American left. First, reviews of history, biography, and circumstance ground and contextualize the study. Second, Kenneth Burke's theories on representation illuminate the memorials' essential protagonists, narratives, and consequent rhetorical utility. Third, Walter R. Fisher's motive view of communication points to underlying motivations and tactics. Findings suggest that the memorialized images of Scott, Lawson, and Maltz support Hollywood's left community by providing justification, inspiration, and admonition. Implications for the rhetoric of dissenting communities emerge in the light of material and rhetorical parallels between these three champions and ancient Celtic tribal heroes
The Giant Collection of the Continental Op by Dashiell Hammett( )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essential tales from the files of San Francisco's hard-bitten, prototypical PI-penned by the undisputed "master of the detective novel" (The Boston Globe). Before Dashiell Hammett introduced such iconic sleuths as Sam Spade in The Maltese Falcon or Nick and Nora Charles in The Thin Man, he put to work the most influential detective ever to scour America's hard-boiled literary landscape. An operative of San Francisco's Continental Detective Agency, the Continental Op was a world-weary, pragmatic, and inelegant company man-and though always nameless, he has remained as distinctive as a fingerprint. Informed by Hammett's own work with the Pinkertons, the twenty-three stories collected here-originally published between 1923 and 1930-introduced a bracing, jaded, dry-witted realism to the genre. Written with "the precision of a diamond cutter," they are seminal masterworks in the legacy of a genuine original (Newsweek)
 
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