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The bird's nest.

Author: Shirley Jackson
Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus, and Young [1954]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Elizabeth is a demure twenty-three-year-old whiling her life away at a dull museum job, living with her neurotic aunt, and subsisting off her dead mother's inheritance. When Elizabeth begins to suffer terrible migraines and backaches, her aunt takes her to the doctor, then to a psychiatrist. But slowly, and with Jackson's characteristic chill, we learn that Elizabeth is not just one girl--but four separate,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Jackson, Shirley, 1916-1965.
Bird's nest.
New York, Farrar, Straus, and Young [1954]
(OCoLC)561017734
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Shirley Jackson
OCLC Number: 757989
Description: 276 pages 22 cm

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Elizabeth is a demure twenty-three-year-old whiling her life away at a dull museum job, living with her neurotic aunt, and subsisting off her dead mother's inheritance. When Elizabeth begins to suffer terrible migraines and backaches, her aunt takes her to the doctor, then to a psychiatrist. But slowly, and with Jackson's characteristic chill, we learn that Elizabeth is not just one girl--but four separate, self-destructive personalities.

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