The Selected Stories of Patricia Highsmith
A first edition hardback published by W. W. Norton & Company, Inc. 2001.
Patricia Highsmith (1921-1995) is one of the great thriller writers. Her unique style of psychological stories are admired throughout the world. Many of her novels have been made into films including Strangers on a Train and The Talented Mr. Ripley.
This book is a landmark collection that shows her mastery of the short story form.
This book is in excellent condition. The dustwrapper is very slightly crumpled on the bottom edge. The pages have rough cut edges in the American style.
The Selected Stories of Patricia Highsmith has a foreword by Graham Green who called her ‘a poet of apprehension’.