The haunting of Hill House / Shirley Jackson ; introduction by Laura Miller ; series editor Guillermo del Toro.
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Oliver Wolcott Library - Litchfield||FIC JACKSON, S (Text to phone)||36123132653377||Adult Fiction||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9780143122357
- ISBN: 0143122355
- Physical Description: 235 pages ; 22 cm.
- Publisher: New York, New York : Penguin Books, 2013.
|General Note:|| Originally published (without series editor Guillermo del Toro "Haunted castles, dark mirrors" introduction to the Penguin horror series) in 2006 as part of Penguin Classics series editions.
The haunting of Hill House originally published; Viking Press, 1959.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references.
|Summary, etc.:|| The story of four seekers who arrive at a notoriously unfriendly pile called Hill House: Dr. Montague, an occult scholar looking for solid evidence of a "haunting;' Theodora, his lighthearted assistant; Eleanor, a friendless, fragile young woman well acquainted with poltergeists; and Luke, the future heir of Hill House. At first, their stay seems destined to be merely a spooky encounter with inexplicable phenomena. But Hill House is gathering its powers--and soon it will choose one of them to make its own.
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