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A suspension of mercy

Author: Patricia Highsmith
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, 2001. ©1993
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Sydney Bartleby, a mystery writer, pretends to murder and bury his wife while she is away on a trip, only to find himself a prime suspect in her death when she fails to return.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Psychological fiction
Suspense fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patricia Highsmith
ISBN: 0393321975 9780393321975
OCLC Number: 46462900
Notes: Originally published in the United States in 1965 as: The story-teller.
Description: 235 pages ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Story-teller
Responsibility: Patricia Highsmith.

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Sydney Bartleby, a mystery writer, pretends to murder and bury his wife while she is away on a trip, only to find himself a prime suspect in her death when she fails to return.

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