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The Maltese Falcon (1930) written by Dashiell Hammett

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The Maltese Falcon (1930) (Book) written by Dashiell Hammett
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The Maltese Falcon (Book)

written by Dashiell Hammett

1930
 
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Private eye Sam Spade and his partner Miles Archer are approached by Miss Wonderly to follow a man, Floyd Thursby, who allegedly ran off with her younger sister. The two accept the assignment because the money is good, but Spade also implies that the woman looks like trouble, though she projects wholesome innocence.