The Haunting Of Hill House: (penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)

byShirley JacksonIntroduction byLaura Miller

Paperback | September 27, 2016

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The Haunting Of Hill House: (penguin Classics Deluxe Edition) by Shirley Jackson
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The greatest haunted house story ever written, the inspiration for a 10-part Netflix series directed by Mike Flanagan and starring Michiel Huisman, Carla Gugino, and Timothy Hutton
 
First published in 1959, Shirley Jackson’s The Haunting of Hill House has been hailed as a perfect work of unnerving terror. It is 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.
 
For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.
Shirley Jackson (1916–1965) received wide critical acclaim for her short story “The Lottery,” which was first published in the New Yorker in 1948. Her works available from Penguin Classics include We Have Always Lived in the Castle, The Haunting of Hill House, Come Along with Me, Hangsaman, The Bird’s Nest, and The Sundial, as well as ...
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Title:The Haunting Of Hill House: (penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)Format:PaperbackProduct dimensions:272 pages, 8.4 X 5.67 X 0.7 inShipping dimensions:272 pages, 8.4 X 5.67 X 0.7 inPublished:September 27, 2016Publisher:Penguin Publishing GroupLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0143129376

ISBN - 13:9780143129370

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