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Book Information: Talented Mr. Ripley, the

Talented Mr. Ripley, the (1955) [Novel]
by Patricia Highsmith Rating: Weighted - 9.1 / Average - 9.3 of 10 (3 votes) (Rate!)
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Series: Mr. Ripley
Part: 1

Summary (From the publisher):

In a chilling literary hall of mirrors, Patricia Highsmith introduces Tom Ripley. Like a hero in a latter-day Henry James novel, is sent to Italy with a commission to coax a prodigal young American back to his wealthy father. But Ripley finds himself very fond of Dickie Greenleaf. He wants to be like him—exactly like him. Suave, agreeable, and utterly amoral, Ripley stops at nothing—certainly not only one murder—to accomplish his goal. Turning the mystery form inside out, Highsmith shows the terrifying abilities afforded to a man unhindered by the concept of evil.

Original title: The Talented Mr. Ripley
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionCrime and MysteryCrime/Caper

Edition #1: Talented Mr. Ripley, the

Talented Mr. Ripley, the (1955)
Edition Details:

Language: English

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Manifested in:

Talented Mr. Ripley, the (September 1992)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: New York
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 0679742298
Dimensions: 6 x 8 x
Pages: 288

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