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  • Published: 3 October 2011
  • ISBN: 9780141967707
  • Imprint: Penguin eBooks
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 176

The Turn of the Screw




A new edition of James's chilling novella, edited by David Bromwich

'The apparition had reached the landing half-way up and was therefore on the spot nearest the window where, at the sight of me, it stopped short'

The Turn of the Screw tells the story of a young governess sent to a country house to take charge of two orphans. Unsettled by a sense of intense evil in the house, she soon becomes obsessed with the idea that something malevolent is stalking the children in her care.

Includes a new introduction by David Bromwich examining the novel's dark ambiguity.

  • Published: 3 October 2011
  • ISBN: 9780141967707
  • Imprint: Penguin eBooks
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 176

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