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The turn of the screw

Author: Henry James
Publisher: [S.l.] : Aziloth Books, ©2010.
Series: Cathedral Classics
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Henry James' haunting and poignant story was first published in 1898, and has been stimulating heated literary discussion ever since. Is the book a simple Gothic ghost story or a psychological thriller? Is the narrator a reliable witness or mentally unbalanced? Did the disturbing and hideous events actually occur, or are they the perverse fruits of a disordered mind? The depth and ambiguity of the text has made  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henry James
ISBN: 9781907523274 1907523278
OCLC Number: 663950340
Description: 102 p. ; 23 cm.
Series Title: Cathedral Classics
Responsibility: Henry James.

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"Henry James' haunting and poignant story was first published in 1898, and has been stimulating heated literary discussion ever since. Is the book a simple Gothic ghost story or a psychological thriller? Is the narrator a reliable witness or mentally unbalanced? Did the disturbing and hideous events actually occur, or are they the perverse fruits of a disordered mind? The depth and ambiguity of the text has made James' work not only an exciting and intriguing read, but one of the most critically debated works of American literature." --P. [4] of cover.

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