The Haunting of Hill House (Hardcover)

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Product Overview

The four visitors at Hill House-- some there for knowledge, others for adventure-- are unaware that the old mansion will soon choose one of them to make its own.


Publisher Buccaneer Books
Mfg Part# 9780899684307
SKU 30245645
Format Hardcover
ISBN10 0899684300
Release Date 4/10/2007
Dimensions (in Inches) 8.75H x 5.75L x 0.75T
Author Info
Shirley Jackson
Shirley Jackson was educated at the University of Rochester, and was married to Stanley Edgar Hyman, also a writer. They had several children. In addition to her neo-Gothic tales (e.g., her famous story, "The Lottery"), Jackson also wrote wacky accounts of family life.
"Shirley Jackson is unparalleled as leader in the field of beautifully written, quiet...shudders."
"At certain moments, quietly, in quick, subtle transitions of tone, Miss Jackson can summon up stark terror, make your blood chill and your scalp prickle....Shirley Jackson proves again that she is the finest master currently practicing in the genre of the criptic, haunted tale. To all the classic paraphernalia of the spook story, she adds a touch of Freud to make the whole world kin."
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Book Format Hardcover
Publisher Lightyear Press
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