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Glass Cell, the (1964) [Novel]
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The Glass Cell combines a quintessential Highsmith mystery with a penetrating critique of the psychological devastation wrought by the prison system, offering a bleak and compelling portrait of daily prison life that is, sadly, as relevant today as it was when the book was first published in 1964.

Original title: The Glass Cell
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionGeneral FictionTroubled Lives

Edition #1: Glass Cell, the

Glass Cell, the (1964)
Edition Details:

Language: English

  • "Patricia Highsmith's novels are peerlessly disturbing...bad dreams that keep us thrashing for the rest of the night." The New Yorker
  • "The book is well made, well told." Times Literary Supplement
  • "There's a certain harsh power here that is compelling." New York Times Book Review
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Glass Cell, the (June 2004)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: New York
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393325676
Dimensions: 5.48 x 8.35 x .62
Pages: 249

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