The Turn of the Screw

The Turn of the Screw And, Owen Wingrave - Macmillan Collector's Library

Omnibus ed

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Synopsis

Designed to appeal to the booklover, the Macmillan Collector's Library is a series of beautiful gift editions of much loved classic titles. Macmillan Collector's Library are books to love and treasure. This edition of Henry James's classic ghost stories features an afterword by bestselling author Kate Mosse OBE.

A young governess is employed to look after two orphaned siblings in a grand country house. Isolated and inexperienced, she is at first charmed by the children - but gradually suspects that they may not be as innocent as they seem. She soon begins to see sinister figures at the window, but do they exist solely in her imagination, or are they ghosts intent on a terrible and devastating task? The Turn of the Screw by Henry James is one of the most famous and eerily equivocal ghost stories ever written.

Owen Wingrave is the story of a son in a long line of military heroes who refuses to follow tradition, yet proves his bravery in a haunted room.

Book information

ISBN: 9781509850945
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
Imprint: Macmillan Collector's Library
Pub date:
Edition: Omnibus ed
DEWEY: 813.4
DEWEY edition: 23
Language: English
Weight: 144g
Height: 101mm
Width: 156mm
Spine width: 15mm