Quotes by Dashiell Hammett

About Dashiell Hammett:

Samuel Dashiell Hammett was an American author of hard-boiled detective novels and short stories, a screenplay writer, and political activist. Among the enduring characters he created are Sam Spade (The Maltese Falcon), Nick and Nora Charles (The Thin Man), and the Continental Op (Red Harvest and The Dain Curse).

Author Bio

  • NameDashiell Hammett
  • DescriptionAmerican writer
  • BornMay 27, 1894
  • DiedJanuary 10, 1961
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionWriter; Novelist