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We have always lived in the castle

Author: Shirley Jackson
Publisher: New York, New York : Penguin Books, 2016. ©1962
Series: Penguin classics.; Penguin orange collection.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Delving deep into a labyrinth of dark neurosis, We Have Always Lived in the Castle is a deliciously unsettling novel about a perverse, isolated, and possibly murderous family and the struggle that ensues when outside forces disrupt their delicate balance of life."--
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Gothic fiction
Psychological fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Shirley Jackson
ISBN: 9780143129547 0143129546
OCLC Number: 933567754
Notes: "Penguin orange collection"--Cover.
Description: 146 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Penguin classics.; Penguin orange collection.
Responsibility: Shirley Jackson.

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"Delving deep into a labyrinth of dark neurosis, We Have Always Lived in the Castle is a deliciously unsettling novel about a perverse, isolated, and possibly murderous family and the struggle that ensues when outside forces disrupt their delicate balance of life."--

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