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The Turn of the Screw, originally published in 1898, is a gothic ghost story novella written by Henry James.
Hardcover in Dust Jacket. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Dust Jacket in new clear protective Mylar sleeve. Loss bottom spine and corners. Some edge wear.
Due to its original content, the novella became a favorite text of academics who subscribe to New Criticism. The novella has had differing interpretations, often mutually exclusive. Many critics have tried to determine the exact nature of the evil hinted at by the story. However, others have argued that the true brilliance of the novella comes with its ability to create an intimate confusion and suspense for the reader.
Title: ...The Turn of the Screw
Includes the story: The Lesson of the Master.
Edition: Modern Library 169.1
Publisher: New York, The Modern Library, Random House,: c 1940's; By spine, printed 1939 – 1960.
Binding: Hardcover in Dust Jacket.
lb: 2.00 lb
Seller ID: 006450