The talented Mr. Ripley: Ripley under ground ; Ripley's game

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Series:
Ripley novels volume 1.
Publisher:
Everyman's Library,
Pub. Date:
1999.
Language:
English
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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.
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9780375407925
9780679742296
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author Highsmith, Patricia, 1921-1995.
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display_description Collects the first three Ripley novels by Patricia Highsmith. The talented Mr. Ripley: In order to convince his son to come home, Herbert Greenleaf, a rich shipbuilder, sends Tom Ripley to Italy, but is unaware of his son's friend's criminal activities. Ripley under ground: Tom Ripley tries to prevent the loss of his house in the French countryside, his beautiful and very rich wife, and his art collection when a friend makes inopportune inquiries into Ripley's gracious lifestyle. Ripley's game: Scorned at an elegant gala, debonair art connoisseur, millionaire, and sociopath Tom Ripley comes up with an ingenious and subtle way to exact his revenge for the insult.
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subject_facet Criminals -- Fiction, Imposters -- Fiction, Mystery fiction, Psychological fiction, Psychopaths -- Fiction, Ripley, Tom (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Serial murderers -- Fiction, Suspense fiction
title_display The talented Mr. Ripley ; Ripley under ground ; Ripley's game
title_full The talented Mr. Ripley ; Ripley under ground ; Ripley's game / Patricia Highsmith ; with and introduction by Grey Gowrie
title_short The talented Mr. Ripley
title_sub Ripley under ground ; Ripley's game
topic_facet Criminals, Imposters, Psychopaths, Ripley, Tom (Fictitious character), Serial murderers