Highsmith, Patricia Carol

ISBN 13: 9780140149067


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The book tells the story of Therese Belivet, a stage designer trapped in a department-store day job, whose salvation arrives one day in the form of Carol Aird, an alluring suburban housewife in the throes of a divorce. They fall in love and set out across the United States.

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'A document of persecuted love ... perfect' -- Independent

'An original, honest novel, a remarkable imaginative achievement by any standard ... compelling' -- Financial Times

'Gently exploratory, genuinely moving' -- Mail on Sunday

'Highsmith is a novelist whose books one can re-read many times. There are few of whom one can say that' -- Graham Greene, novelist

'Very recognisably Highsmith, full of tremor and of threat and of her particular genius for anxiety' -- Sunday Times

About the Author:

Patricia Highsmith is the author of classics such as Strangers on a Train and The Talented Mr Ripley. Born in Texas, she spent much of her life in England, France and Switzerland. She died in 1995 in Locarno, Switzerland.

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Highsmith, Patricia
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ISBN 10: 0140149066 ISBN 13: 9780140149067
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