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Strangers on a Train

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Strangers on a Train

by Patricia Highsmith

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  • hardcover
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  • First
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About This Item

New York: Harper & Brothers, [1950], 1950. Highsmith's first novel, and the basis for Hitchcock's celebrated film noir. First edition. Date code B-Z (February 1950) on copyright page. 8vo. [viii], 299 pp. Light blue cloth. Slightly toned at edges and spine, wear at edges, no writing to pages in a good jacket with very little of the spine fading, minor chips to spine ends, repair at back edge, still presents very nicely. This book is signed by the author directly on the title page "Patricia Highsmith". Pictures available upon request. $4.500


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Strangers on a Train
Patricia Highsmith
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Harper & Brothers
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New York
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