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"The Turn of the Screw By Henry James

"The Turn of the Screw by Henry James

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Summary

For fans of the ghost story and A-level or undergraduate students of literature, this volume comprises "The Turn of the Screw", "Sir Edmund Orme", "Owen Wingrave", and "The Friends of the Friends". It includes extracts from James' journals, extensive notes and a critical introduction.

"The Turn of the Screw Summary

"The Turn of the Screw by Henry James

Whether viewed as a subtle, self-conscious exploration of the haunted house of Victorian culture, filled with echoes of sexual and social unease, or simply as "the most hopelessly evil story we have ever read," The Turn of the Screw is probably the most famous of ghostly tales and certainly the most eerily equivocal. This new edition includes three rarely reprinted ghost stories from the 1890s, "Sir Edmund Orme," "Owen Wingrave," and "The Friends of the Friends," as well as relevant extracts from James's notebooks and journals.

Table of Contents

Notes on the texts; further reading; chronology by Leon Edel; prefaces by Henri James; "SIr Edmund Orme"; "Owen Wingrave"; "The Friends of the Friends"; "The Turn of the Screw"; appendix - from James's notebooks; notes.

Additional information

GOR004453416
9780192829276
0192829270
"The Turn of the Screw by Henry James
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Oxford University Press
1992-11-01
271
N/A
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