The Talented Miss Highsmith

The Talented Miss Highsmith

The Secret Life and Serious Art of Patricia Highsmith

Book - 2009
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Reveals the dark private life of the successful twentieth-century writer, chronicling her Texas origins through her self-exile in Europe and offering insight into the influence of Tom Ripley and the Hitchcock film inspired by her first novel.
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2009.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780312303754
Characteristics: xx, 684 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., map ; 25 cm.


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pscho Jan 11, 2010

This was slow going for me. So slow that I did not finish it. Interesting approach to biography, but ultimately it did not hold my attention.


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