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Raymond Chandler

Raymond Chandler was born in 1888 and published his first story in 1933 in the pulp magazine Black Mask. By the time he published his first novel, The Big Sleep (1939), featuring, as did all his major works, the iconic private eye Philip Marlowe, it was clear that he had not only mastered a genre but had set a standard to which others could only aspire. Chandler created a body of work that ranks with the best of twentieth-century literature. He died in 1959.

Personality Profile For Raymond Chandler

The following is a personality profile of Raymond Chandler based on his work.

Raymond Chandler is social, confident and informal.

He is confident, he is hard to embarrass and is self-confident most of the time. He is laid-back as well: he appreciates a relaxed pace in life. But, Raymond Chandler is also empathetic: he feels what others feel and is compassionate towards them.

More than most people, his choices are driven by a desire for organization.

He is also relatively unconcerned with achieving success: he makes decisions with little regard for how they show off his talents. Considers independence to guide a large part of what he does: he likes to set his own goals to decide how to best achieve them.


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