Dashiell Hammett

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Noun1.Dashiell Hammett - United States writer of hard-boiled detective fiction (1894-1961)
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El fragmento citado, tal como explica Magny en relacion con la narrativa de Dashiel Hammet, "no refiere sino lo que nosotros podriamos ver o escuchar si asistieramos a la escena, como asiste el cameraman" (Magny, 1972: 48).
Tal procedimento, que remete (como citacao) aos contos policiais ou roman noir, como os de Dashiel Hammet, Raymond Chandler, entre outros, e entremeado de citacoes "eruditas" como por exemplo, Mallarme, no seu conto "Encontro e confronto" e Sofocles, Kafka e Pessoa em "Lucia McCartney".
In the second half of the 1970s, all of the authors of classical detective fiction (Dashiel Hammet, Raymond Chandler, etc.) were published or republished, and the first truly autochtonous detectives were chronicled by Vazquez Montalban, Juan Madrid, and others.