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The bird's nest

Author: Shirley Jackson
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : New Canadian Library, 2016.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Elizabeth is a demure twenty-three-year-old wiling 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
Electronic books
Fiction
Gothic fiction
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Shirley Jackson
ISBN: 9781551999494 1551999498
OCLC Number: 940940175
Description: 1 online resource
Responsibility: Shirley Jackson.

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Elizabeth is a demure twenty-three-year-old wiling 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. The Bird's Nest.

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