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The turn of the screw. An authoritative text, backgrounds and sources, essays in criticism.

Author: Henry James; Robert Kimbrough
Publisher: New York, W.W. Norton [1966]
Series: Norton critical edition.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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Summary:
One of literature's most gripping ghost stories depicts the sinister transformation of two innocent children into flagrant liars and hypocrites. Elegantly told tale of unspoken horror and psychological terror creates what few stories in literature have been able to do -- a complete feeling of dread and uncertainty.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Ghost stories
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
James, Henry, 1843-1916.
Turn of the screw.
New York, W.W. Norton [1966]
(OCoLC)561884081
Named Person: Henry James; Henry James
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henry James; Robert Kimbrough
OCLC Number: 1064284
Description: x, 276 pages 20 cm.
Contents: The Text of The Turn of the Screw --
Textual History --
Textual Notes --
Background and Sources --
Essays in Criticism.
Series Title: Norton critical edition.
Responsibility: Edited by Robert Kimbrough.

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One of literature's most gripping ghost stories depicts the sinister transformation of two innocent children into flagrant liars and hypocrites. Elegantly told tale of unspoken horror and psychological terror creates what few stories in literature have been able to do -- a complete feeling of dread and uncertainty.

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