The Resource The adventures of Philip Marlowe : 12 half-hour original radio broadcasts, Vol. 1, (electronic resource)

The adventures of Philip Marlowe : 12 half-hour original radio broadcasts, Vol. 1, (electronic resource)

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The adventures of Philip Marlowe : 12 half-hour original radio broadcasts, Vol. 1
Title
The adventures of Philip Marlowe
Title remainder
12 half-hour original radio broadcasts
Title number
Vol. 1
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Contributor
Voice actor
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Raymond Chandler's celebrated hard-boiled private eye, Philip Marlowe, made his radio debut in 1945 on the Lux Radio Theatre with "Murder My Sweet," starring Dick Powell. Two years later, NBC brought the character to the air in his own weekly series starring Van Heflin, The New Adventures of Philip Marlowe. A summer replacement for The Bob Hope Show, the series was short-lived, ending September 9, 1947. CBS revived it in 1948 with The Adventures of Philip Marlowe, starring Gerald Mohr. With producer/director Norman MacDonnell at the helm, the series captured the largest audience in radio by 1949. Scripts were by Gene Levitt, Robert Mitchell, Mel Dinelli, and Kathleen Hite. While Chandler's distinctive similes were largely lacking, the strong, dry, sarcastic narration was there, and the way Mohr delivered his lines made you forget they weren't written by Chandler. Supporting Mohr were radio's best, including Howard McNear, Parley Baer, Lawrence Dobkin, Virginia Gregg, and Lou Krugman. One of the best detective shows on the air at the time, it lasted until 1951
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Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Adventures of Philip Marlowe (Radio program)
  • Hollywood 360 (Radio program)
Dewey number
791.4472
Form of composition
not applicable
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not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Read by Various Artists
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1914-1968
  • 1888-1959
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mohr, Gerald
  • Chandler, Raymond
  • hoopla digital
Series statement
Adventures of Philip Marlowe
Series volume
bk. 1
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  • Marlowe, Philip
  • Private investigators
  • Radio plays, American
  • Radio serials
Target audience
adult
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not applicable
Label
The adventures of Philip Marlowe : 12 half-hour original radio broadcasts, Vol. 1, (electronic resource)
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digital storage
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online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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not applicable
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unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (5hr., 54 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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not applicable
Isbn
9781538594940
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
11072952
Publisher number
MWT11072952
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unknown
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access
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sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
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other
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Label
The adventures of Philip Marlowe : 12 half-hour original radio broadcasts, Vol. 1, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (5hr., 54 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781538594940
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
11072952
Publisher number
MWT11072952
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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