The Resource The talented Miss Highsmith : the secret life and serious art of Patricia Highsmith, Joan Schenkar

The talented Miss Highsmith : the secret life and serious art of Patricia Highsmith, Joan Schenkar

Label
The talented Miss Highsmith : the secret life and serious art of Patricia Highsmith
Title
The talented Miss Highsmith
Title remainder
the secret life and serious art of Patricia Highsmith
Statement of responsibility
Joan Schenkar
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schenkar, Joan
Dewey number
  • 813/.54
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3558.I366
LC item number
Z87 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Highsmith, Patricia
  • Authors, American
  • Bisexuals
Label
The talented Miss Highsmith : the secret life and serious art of Patricia Highsmith, Joan Schenkar
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 657-660)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. How to Begin -- 2. Simple Act of Forgery -- 3. La Mamma -- 4. Greek Games -- 5. Alter Ego -- 6. Social Studies -- 7. Les Girls -- 8. Real Romance of Objects -- 9. Cake That Was Shaped Like a Coffin -- Appendix 1 : Just the Facts -- Appendix 2 : Patricia Highsmith's New York -- Appendix 3 : Charts, Maps, Diagrams, and Plans
Control code
ocn317928630
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 684 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780312303754
Lccn
2009018363
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)317928630
Label
The talented Miss Highsmith : the secret life and serious art of Patricia Highsmith, Joan Schenkar
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 657-660)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. How to Begin -- 2. Simple Act of Forgery -- 3. La Mamma -- 4. Greek Games -- 5. Alter Ego -- 6. Social Studies -- 7. Les Girls -- 8. Real Romance of Objects -- 9. Cake That Was Shaped Like a Coffin -- Appendix 1 : Just the Facts -- Appendix 2 : Patricia Highsmith's New York -- Appendix 3 : Charts, Maps, Diagrams, and Plans
Control code
ocn317928630
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 684 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780312303754
Lccn
2009018363
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)317928630

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