W. W. Norton & Company, June 2004. First Thus. Hardcover. Used - Very Good / Very Good. Item #299210
Six months after his gay partner is brutally murdered, Rickie mourns at a local bar alongside his dancing dog, a possessive seamstress, and her beautiful apprentice, and when the seamstress conspires to thwart the others' infatuation with a newcomer, Rickie and the apprentice retaliate with humorous.
Completed just months before Patricia Highsmith's death in 1995, 'Small g' explores the labyrinthine intricacies of passion, sexuality, and jealousy in a kinky, charming tale of love misdirected, written in a style and form few knew were part of Highsmith's range. First American Edition; First Printing w/ full number line; Tight binding; Clean, sturdy boards; Pages free of markings; Dust jacket VG w/ no significant flaws to disclose; Jacket now housed in protective mylar to ensure further preservation; An excellent copy.