Patricia Highsmith

In a cruel twist of irony, Texas-born Patricia Highsmith (1921-1995) is being recognized only after her death for her inestimable genius in her native land. With the savage humor of Waugh and the macabre sensibility of Poe, she brought a distinctly contemporary acuteness to her prolific body of noir fiction.
Thirty years before David Lynch's Blue Velvet, Highsmith's novels and stories shattered the cool veneer of idyllic American suburbia. Living in self-imposed exile in Switzerland and France for most of her life, Highsmith, from this far-off vantage point, felt the freedom to express her uniquely haunting literary imagination.

The Complete Ripley Novels Cover Image
$100.00
ISBN: 9780393066333
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - October 17th, 2008

The Selected Stories of Patricia Highsmith Cover Image
By Patricia Highsmith, Graham Greene (Foreword by)
$17.95
ISBN: 9780393327724
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - December 17th, 2005

The Black House Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780393326314
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - December 17th, 2004

The Glass Cell Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780393325676
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - June 17th, 2004

The Price of Salt, or Carol Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780393325997
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - March 17th, 2004

Deep Water Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780393324556
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - July 17th, 2003

 

 

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