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Just an ordinary day

Author: Shirley Jackson; Laurence J Hyman; Sarah Hyman Stewart
Publisher: New York : Bantam Books, ©1996.
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Fifty-odd stories, half of them never published before. The new lot includes a story on a girl who gets the devil to sell her his soul. Jackson (1919-1965) wrote The Haunting of Hill House.
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Jackson, Shirley, 1916-1965.
Just an ordinary day.
New York : Bantam Books, c1996
(OCoLC)604948813
Online version:
Jackson, Shirley, 1916-1965.
Just an ordinary day.
New York : Bantam Books, c1996
(OCoLC)607667760
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Shirley Jackson; Laurence J Hyman; Sarah Hyman Stewart
ISBN: 0553103032 9780553103038
OCLC Number: 34832689
Notes: A collection of new and previously unpublished stories.
Description: xii, 388 p. ; 25 cm.
Contents: The smoking room --
I don't kiss strangers --
Summer afternoon --
Indians live in tents --
The very hot sun in Bermuda --
Nightmare --
Dinner for a gentleman --
Party of boys --
Jack the ripper --
The honeymoon of Mrs. Smith (versions I and II) --
The sister --
Arch-criminal --
Mrs. Anderson --
Come to the fair --
Portrait --
Gnarly the king of the jungle --
The good wife --
Devil of a tale --
The mouse --
My grandmother and the world of cats --
Maybe it was the car --
Lovers meeting --
My recollections of S.B. Fairchild --
Deck the halls --
Lord of the castle --
What a thought --
When Barry was seven --
Before autumn --
The story we used to tell --
My uncle in the garden --
On the house --
Little old lady in great need --
When things get dark --
Whistler's grandmother --
Family magician --
The wishing dime --
About two nice people --
Mrs. Melville makes a purchase --
Journey with a lady --
The most wonderful thing --
The friends --
Alone in a den of cubs --
The order of Charlotte's going --
One ordinary day, with peanuts --
The missing girl --
The omen --
The very strange house next door --
A great voice stilled --
All she said was yes --
Home --
I.O.U. --
The possibility of evil.
Responsibility: Shirley Jackson ; edited by Laurence Jackson Hyman and Sarah Hyman Stewart.
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Fifty-odd stories, half of them never published before. The new lot includes a story on a girl who gets the devil to sell her his soul. Jackson (1919-1965) wrote The Haunting of Hill House.

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