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New York and Evanston: Harper & Row, Publishers, . Octavo, cloth backed boards. First edition. Filmed in 1987 as Le Cri du Hibou (The Cry of the Owl) by Claude Chabrol. Pederson (ed.), St. James Guide to Crime and Mystery Writers, (4th ed.), pp. 516-517.
Garden City, New York: Published for The Crime Club by Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1964. Octavo, cloth. First edition. Review slip laid in. Filmed in 1978 as Die Glaeserne Zelle (The Glass Cell).
London: Heinemann, . First edition in English. Preceded by a German language edition in 1975. Collects seventeen stories, macabre and often satiric stories focusing on women. From the jacket copy, "...[stories are] short and each black-humorous portrait of a particular woman is decorated with the generic awfulness of the female sex." Hubin (1994), pp. 399-400.
New York: Penzler Books, . Octavo, cloth. First U.S. edition. One of 100 numbered copies signed by the author. Collects eleven stories. From a Kirkus review of a re-release of this title: "Eleven short stories from the 70's and 80's, featuring--like much of Highsmith's recent fiction--morbid obsessions, suicidal urges, and considerable nastiness."
New York: Penzler Books, . Octavo, cloth. First U.S. edition. One of 250 numbered copies signed by Highsmith. A novel in which the father of a family and his son become born again Christians and the effect on the rest of the family as that faith becomes dominant.
New York: The Mysterious Press [i.e. Penzler Books], . Octavo, cloth. First U.S. edition. One of 250 numbered copies signed by the author. Collects twelve stories. Murder, obsessive relationships, religion, psychological tension are all covered here.
Garden City: Doubleday, 1970. Octavo, boards. First edition. Review slip laid in. The author's first story collection. Collects the title story and ten others, including the Edgar nominated "The Terrapin" which is influenced by her love-hate relationship with her mother. "In this volume of strange and often disturbing tales, Highsmith demonstrates her skill as a short-story writer." "This is a first-rate collection that will make you want to read more of Highsmith's short fiction..." - Pronzini and Muller, 1001 Midnights, The Aficionado's Guide to Mystery and Detective Fiction, pp. 360-361. Ashley, Who's Who in Horror and Fantasy Fiction, p. 93.
New York: Coward-McCann, Inc., . original black cloth stamped in green. First edition. The first of Highsmith's four books featuring Tom Ripley, a charming con man, thief and murderer, for whom "something always turned up." "Tom Ripley is one of the best of Highsmith's complex creations." - Pronzini and Muller, 1001 Midnights: The Aficionado's Guide to Mystery and Detective Fiction, p. 359. Basis for the 1999 film starring Matt Damon and Gwyneth Paltrow. Keating, Crime & Mystery: The 100 Best Books 52.