Joining Charles Adrian for the 84th Second-Hand Book Factory is actress and writer Nancy Crane. They talk about Raymond Chandler as a poet of loneliness, the brilliance of Charles Dickens and having to be on your own to see.
Another book by Raymond Chandler, The Big Sleep, is discussed in Page One 10.
You can read Colm Tóibín on Elizabeth Bishop in the New York Times here.
Episode released: 29th March, 2016.
The Long Goodbye by Raymond Chandler
Martin Chuzzlewit by Charles Dickens
Collected Poems by Elizabeth Bishop