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coffin for Dimitrios.

Eric Ambler

coffin for Dimitrios.

by Eric Ambler

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Published by A. A. Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Balkan Peninsula
    • Subjects:
    • Novelists -- Fiction.,
    • British -- Balkan Peninsula -- Fiction.,
    • Balkan Peninsula -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ3.A48 Co, PR6001.M48 Co
      The Physical Object
      Pagination281 p.
      Number of Pages281
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6393740M
      LC Control Number39027993
      OCLC/WorldCa905838

      Eric Ambler, A Coffin For Dimitrios, Vintage Books, October ; ISBN: - pages. Until recently, the name Eric Ambler meant about as much to me as it probably did to most people. He was just a spy novelist from the s and '50s who had lapsed into obscurity. Buy A Coffin for Dimitrios by Eric Ambler online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 7 editions - starting at $ Shop now/5(3).

        “To the master from one of his disciples,” read a cable from Graham Greene to the author of A Coffin for Dimitrios, in acknowledgment of the latter’s influence not only on Greene’s own literary achievement, but also on the development of the international novel of intrigue. A Coffin for Dimitrios. Book. Seller Inventory # BBS More information about this seller | Contact this seller A Coffin for Dimitrios. Ambler, Eric. Published by Vintage Crime/Black Lizard () ISBN ISBN Used. First Edition. Softcover. Quantity Available: 1. From.

        Thomas Jones on Eric Ambler, a consummate thriller writer whose scrutiny of the links between big business and bad governments is all too relevant today. Review: A Coffin for Dimitrios (Charles Latimer #1) User Review - Richard - Goodreads. For a deeper examination, I recommend Ron's review. I will add: Ambler is the grandfather of the psychological espionage novel, according to no less than Alan Furst, the current grand-master of the 4/5(1).


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A Coffin for Dimitrios, originally published in England in under the title of A Mask for Dimitrios, is considered his most classic work. The quarrelsome Balkans provided ample material for mystery writers in the period between the two world wars, much as the cold war provided background for John Le Carré and turmoil in the Middle East Cited by: 2.

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The Mask of Dimitrios is a American film noir directed by Jean Negulesco and written by Frank Gruber, based on the novel of the same name written by Eric Ambler (in the United States, it was published as A Coffin for Dimitrios).

The film features Sydney Greenstreet, Zachary Scott (as Dimitrios Makropoulos), Faye Emerson and Peter was the first film for Scott after signing Music by: Adolph Deutsch.

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Eric Ambler (–) graduated from London University and established himself as a writer with five classic novels of intrigue published between and Background to Danger, Epitaph for a Spy, Cause for Alarm, A Coffin for Dimitrios, and Journey into World War II he served in the British Army and was discharged as a lieutenant colonel.4/5.

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Detailed plot synopsis reviews of A Coffin for Dimitrios; Charles Latimer is a mild, agreeable, former British professor who left academia to become a modestly successful writer of detective stories. While vacationing in Turkey in the 's, he. SuperSummary, a modern alternative to SparkNotes and CliffsNotes, offers high-quality study guides that feature detailed chapter summaries and analysis of major themes, characters, quotes, and essay topics.

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17 people found.On to A Coffin for Dimitrios. During the pre-World War II era, it was common for ordinary citizens to be pressed into espionage activities, whether knowingly or not. Many people rate A Coffin for Dimitrios to be the greatest novel built around that theme.

Almost everyone agrees that it is Mr. Ambler's best novel/5().