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Little tales of misogyny

by Patricia Highsmith

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  • 20 Currently reading

Published by W.W. Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPatricia Highsmith.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3558.I366 L5 2002
    The Physical Object
    Pagination119 p. ;
    Number of Pages119
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3557423M
    ISBN 100393323374
    LC Control Number2002016669

      Little Tales of Misogyny is a Highsmith book to pick up after you've read some of her more notable work, for the simple reason it isn't as definitive an indication of who she is as a writer as other works. Nonetheless, the book is entertaining in its own odd manner of storytelling/5(32). Title: Little Tales Of Misogyny Format: Paperback Product dimensions: pages, X X in Shipping dimensions: pages, X X in Published: Aug Publisher: WW Norton Language: English.

      LITTLE TALES OF MISOGYNY is Highsmith's legendary, cultish short-story collection. With an eerie simplicity of style, Highsmith turns our next-door neighbours into sadistic psychopaths, lying in wait among white picket fences and manicured lawns. 1 Response to "Patricia Highsmith’s Little Tales of Misogyny" JasonClifton PM 29/3/ Thanks for this, a selection from this book was published as part of the the Penguin ‘60’ series– which where very short and small books carrying only one or two stories or a short novel extract.

      Little tales of misogyny by Patricia Highsmith 3 Want to read Published by Penguin in : In the darkly satiric, often mordantly hilarious sketches that make up Little Tales of Misogyny, Highsmith upsets our conventional notions of female character, revealing the devastating power of these once familiar creatures—"The Dancer," "The Female Novelist," "The Prude"—who destroy both themselves and the men around them.


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Little Tales of Misogyny is a Highsmith book to pick up after you've read some of her more notable work, for the simple reason it isn't as definitive an indication of who she is as a writer as other works.

Nonetheless, the book is entertaining in its own odd manner of by: 2. Little Tales of Misogyny by Patricia Highsmith, a collection of vignettes, about the type of person its easy to dislike. These little fables, often very /5. Little Tales of Misogyny is a Highsmith book to pick up after you've read some of her more notable work, for the simple reason it isn't as definitive an indication of who she is as a writer as other works.

Nonetheless, the book is entertaining in Little tales of misogyny book own odd manner of storytelling/5(36). Little Tales of Misogyny by Patricia Highsmith| Book Review. This book was first published in German in before being published in English in What especially drew me to it was the art design.

Waterstones Gower Street (I am not sure if it’s done outside other Waterstones. "These stories, once you get the hang of them, are very wicked, very funny and—this being Highsmith’s mission in life, as far as one can tell—very unsettling." — The Guardian, Little Tales of Misogyny, Patricia Highsmith,   The book was first published in in German, under the title Kleine Geschichte für Weiberfeinde, appearing in English two years later.

I should have looked closer at that German title: it means. In the darkly satiric, often mordantly hilarious sketches that make up Little Tales of Misogyny, Highsmith upsets our conventional notions of female character, revealing the devastating power of these once familiar creatures—The Dancer, The Female Novelist, The Prude—who destroy both themselves and the men around them%().

Little Tales of Misogyny is Highsmith's legendary, cultish short-story collection. With an eerie simplicity of style, Highsmith turns our next-door neighbours into sadistic /5(K). Little Tales of Misogyny is a Highsmith book to pick up after you've read some of her more notable work, for the simple reason it isn't as definitive an indication of who she is as a writer as other works.

Nonetheless, the book is entertaining in its own odd manner of storytelling/5(32). In the darkly satiric, often mordantly hilarious sketches that make up Little Tales of Misogyny, Highsmith upsets our conventional notions of female character, revealing the devastating power of these once familiar creatures--"The Dancer," "The Female Novelist," "The Prude"--who destroy Read Full OverviewCited by: 2.

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Little Tales of Misogyny by Patricia Highsmith was picked up in a second hand book shop somewhere. It was on my suggestions list. It’s been a brilliant book for the tram journey into the city as they are mostly very short stories and it’s very portable.

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CA residents please add % sales tax. Libraries can be billed as needed. Little Tales of Misogyny is not exactly rare but this edition from Virago, a publisher dedicated to books written by women, is the first in the UK for 35 years. It’s quite an event for fans of Patricia Highsmith.

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Amazon Price New from Used from Kindle Edition "Please retry" CDN$ /5(29).The hand --Oona, the jolly cave woman --The coquette --The female novelist --The dancer --The invalid, or, the bed-ridden --The artist --The middle-class housewife --The fully-licensed whore, or, the wife --The breeder --The mobile bed-object --The perfect little lady --The silent mother-in-law --The prude --The victim --The evangelist --The perfectionist.ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "First Trade Paperback Printing: October "--Title page verso.

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