Claire Morgan

The Price of Salt ; A woman sits on a couch with a woman behind her smoking a cigarette. A man stands in the background

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Claire Morgan

Claire Morgan was a pseudonym for author Patricia Highsmith. The novel featured non-stereotypical lesbian characters and was the first lesbian-themed novel with a happy ending.

The Price of Salt, First Bantam printing, 1953  

Jean Nickolaus Tretter Collection in GLBT Studies

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Claire Morgan