Recommended by Goldsboro Books
1955. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. Scarce First Edition/First Printing in dustwrapper of Highsmith's classic. The book is near fine, no names writing or bookplates. Slightly dust soiled on top edge, but a very attractive copy of a fragile book. The dustwrapper is not price clipped ($3.00). It is at least a VG with some wear and chips and sunning to spine. A collectible copy in dj of a scarce classic!.
Tom Ripley is struggling to stay one step ahead of his creditors and the law, when an unexpected acquaintance offers him a free trip to Europe and a chance to start over.
Ripley wants money, success and the good life and he's willing to kill for it. When his new-found happiness is threatened, his response is as swift as it is shocking.