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The Resource The selected stories of Patricia Highsmith, with a foreword by Graham Greene

The selected stories of Patricia Highsmith, with a foreword by Graham Greene

Label
The selected stories of Patricia Highsmith
Title
The selected stories of Patricia Highsmith
Statement of responsibility
with a foreword by Graham Greene
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
An anthology of short fiction from the late mistress of suspense and noir features works from five of her classic short story collections combined into a single anthology
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
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065444
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1921-1995
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Highsmith, Patricia
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3558.I366
LC item number
A6 2001
Literary form
fiction
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True
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Detective and mystery stories, American
Target audience
adult
Label
The selected stories of Patricia Highsmith, with a foreword by Graham Greene
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Notes from a respectable cockroach
  • Eddie and the monkey robberies
  • Hamsters vs. Websters
  • Harry: a ferret
  • Goat ride
  • The hand
  • Oona, jolly cave woman
  • The coquette
  • The female novelist
  • The dancer
  • Chorus Girl's absolutely final performance
  • The invalid, or, the bedridden
  • The artist
  • The middle class housewife
  • The fully licensed whore, or, the wife
  • The breeder
  • The mobile bed-object
  • The perfect little lady
  • The silent mother-in-law
  • The prude
  • The victim
  • Djemal's revenge
  • The evangelist
  • The perfectionist
  • The man who wrote books in his head
  • The network
  • The pond
  • Something you have to live with
  • Slowly, slowly in the wind
  • Those awful dawns
  • Woodrow Wilson's necktie
  • One for the islands
  • There I was, stuck with Bubsy
  • A curious suicide
  • The baby spoon
  • Broken glass
  • Please don't shoot the trees
  • Something the cat dragged in
  • Not one of us
  • The terrors of basket-weaving
  • Under a dark angel's eye
  • I despise your life
  • The dream of the Emma C
  • Ming's biggest prey
  • Old folks at home
  • When in Rome
  • Blow it
  • The kite
  • The black house
  • Mermaids on the golf course
  • The button
  • Where the action is
  • Chris's last party
  • A clock ticks at Christmas
  • In the dead of truffle season
  • A shot from nowhere
  • The stuff of madness
  • Not in this life, maybe the next
  • I am not as efficient as other people
  • The cruelest month
  • The romantic
  • The bravest rat in Venice
  • Engine horse
  • The day of reckoning
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 724 pages
Isbn
9780393020311
Lccn
2001030878
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
46683544
Label
The selected stories of Patricia Highsmith, with a foreword by Graham Greene
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Notes from a respectable cockroach
  • Eddie and the monkey robberies
  • Hamsters vs. Websters
  • Harry: a ferret
  • Goat ride
  • The hand
  • Oona, jolly cave woman
  • The coquette
  • The female novelist
  • The dancer
  • Chorus Girl's absolutely final performance
  • The invalid, or, the bedridden
  • The artist
  • The middle class housewife
  • The fully licensed whore, or, the wife
  • The breeder
  • The mobile bed-object
  • The perfect little lady
  • The silent mother-in-law
  • The prude
  • The victim
  • Djemal's revenge
  • The evangelist
  • The perfectionist
  • The man who wrote books in his head
  • The network
  • The pond
  • Something you have to live with
  • Slowly, slowly in the wind
  • Those awful dawns
  • Woodrow Wilson's necktie
  • One for the islands
  • There I was, stuck with Bubsy
  • A curious suicide
  • The baby spoon
  • Broken glass
  • Please don't shoot the trees
  • Something the cat dragged in
  • Not one of us
  • The terrors of basket-weaving
  • Under a dark angel's eye
  • I despise your life
  • The dream of the Emma C
  • Ming's biggest prey
  • Old folks at home
  • When in Rome
  • Blow it
  • The kite
  • The black house
  • Mermaids on the golf course
  • The button
  • Where the action is
  • Chris's last party
  • A clock ticks at Christmas
  • In the dead of truffle season
  • A shot from nowhere
  • The stuff of madness
  • Not in this life, maybe the next
  • I am not as efficient as other people
  • The cruelest month
  • The romantic
  • The bravest rat in Venice
  • Engine horse
  • The day of reckoning
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 724 pages
Isbn
9780393020311
Lccn
2001030878
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
46683544

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