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1 Keating, H.R.F.; Foreword by Patricia Highsmith CRIME & MYSTERY: The 100 Best Books
(New York, NY): Carroll & Graf, (1987). 0881843458 / 9780881843453 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Octavo. 219 pages. Indexed. 
Short essays from Poe's TALES OF MYSTERY AND IMAGINATION through P.D. James's A TASTE FOR DEATH, reflecting Keating's ideas about the best in crime and mystery fiction. Synopsis, critical assessments, with a listing of first editions and reprints. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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2 Highsmith, Patricia MERMAIDS ON THE GOLF COURSE
London: Heinemann, (1985). 0434335231 / 9780434335237 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Text mildly age-toned, as always, else fine; in a fine, price-clipped dust jacket with a new price sticker added by the publisher. 
A collection of short stories from the acclaimed author of the Ripley novels. "An atmosphere of nameless dread, of unspeakable foreboding, permeates every page of Patricia Highsmith, and there's nothing quite like it."--Boston Globe. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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3 Highsmith, Patricia NOTHING THAT MEETS THE EYE: The Uncollected Stories of Patricia Highsmith
New York & London: W.W. Norton & Company, (2002). 0393051870 / 9780393051872 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine photo-pictorial dust jacket. 
"Highsmith writes the verbal equivalent of a drug--easy to consume, darkly euphoric, totally addictive... Highsmith belongs in the moody company of Dostoevsky or Angela Carter."--David Cote. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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4 Highsmith, Patricia NOTHING THAT MEETS THE EYE: The Uncollected Stories of Patricia Highsmith
New York & London: W.W. Norton & Company, (2002). 0393051870 / 9780393051872 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine photo-pictorial dust jacket. 
"Highsmith writes the verbal equivalent of a drug--easy to consume, darkly euphoric, totally addictive... Highsmith belongs in the moody company of Dostoevsky or Angela Carter."--David Cote. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5 Highsmith, Patricia PEOPLE WHO KNOCK AT THE DOOR
New York: The Mysterious Press, (1985). 0892961376 / 9780892961375 First U.S. edition: Uncorrected page proofs. Proof. Very mild bump to one corner tip, else a fine, unread copy in printed wraps. 
Highsmith, author of the Ripley books and STRANGER ON A TRAIN, here studies a family in a state of moral crisis. Richard Alderman becomes a born-again Christian and starts to tear apart the fabric of his life. "Venomously accurate."--Sunday Times. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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6 Highsmith, Patricia PEOPLE WHO KNOCK AT THE DOOR
New York: The Mysterious Press, (1985). 0892961376 / 9780892961375 First edition: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Fine in undecorated, red printed wraps. 
"An uncanny felling for the rhythms of terror."--The Times Literary Supplement. "She is a writer who has created a world of her own--a world claustrophobic and irrational."--Graham Greene, "Nothing is certain when we have crossed this frontier." 
Price: 35.00 USD
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7 Highsmith, Patricia SLOWLY, SLOWLY IN THE WIND
New York: Mysterious Press, (1980). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Near fine copy in a dust jacket with gold foil to the spine; front of jacket lightly rubbed, else near fine. 
A dozen short stories. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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8 Highsmith, Patricia SLOWLY, SLOWLY IN THE WIND
New York: Mysterious Press, (1980). 892961167 First U.S. edition: Uncorrected page proof. Proof. Fine in printed green wraps. 
Collection of short stories from the highly regarded author of STRANGER ON A TRAIN and the series of unnerving novels about the urbane, agreeable psychopath, Tom Ripley. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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9 Highsmith, Patricia SLOWLY, SLOWLY IN THE WIND
New York: Mysterious Press, (1987). 0892969105 / 9780892969104 First U.S. trade paperback: Uncorrected page proofs. Trade Paperback. Fine in printed yellow wraps. 
Collects a dozen of Patricia Highsmith's short stories. Praised by critics, Highsmith's work draws comparison with the best of Roald Dahl, Stanley Ellin, and Shirley Jackson. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10 Highsmith, Patricia THE BLACK HOUSE
New York: Penzler Books, (1988). 0892962275 / 9780892962273 First U.S. edition: Uncorrected page proofs. Proof. Fine in printed orange wraps. 
Eleven short stories from the unique Ms. Highsmith, whose "bleakness of vision," (Ian Bell) may be an "acquired taste" (Julian Symons), but who has unquestionably taken the tale of suspense into uncharted territory. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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11 Highsmith, Patricia THE BOY WHO FOLLOWED RIPLEY
New York: Lippincott & Crowell, Publishers, (1980). 0690019114 / 9780690019117 First edition, first printing: Review copy, with materials laid in, including slip, photo, and large promotional card. Trade Paperback. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
First editon (simultaneous with the UK edition) of this Ripley novel from the talented Ms. Highsmith. The first book chronicling the exploits of the charming psychopath --THE TALENTED MR. RIPLEY-- was filmed with Matt Damon in the central role. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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12 Highsmith, Patricia THE TALENTED MR. RIPLEY
Pleasantville, New York: ImPress, (2000). 0762188561 / 9780762188567 First edition thus. Hardcover. Fine, in decorated binding; no dust jacket, as issued. 
The first in Highsmith's series of novels about "agreeable, urbane psychopath" (Ian A. Bell), Tom Ripley. Adapted into a film by Anthony Minghella with Matt Damon in the title role. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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