The Turn of the Screw -and- The Lesson of the Master (Modern Library #169.1)

By: JAMES, Henry

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Book Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


From the jacket flap: "For sheer terror. . .'The Turn of the Screw' is the apotheosis of the macabre in literature". This Modern Library reprint edition includes an introduction by Heywood Broun, and also includes the author's short story 'The Lesson of the Master'. --- In Toledano spine 8 / green cloth / gilt titling on black spine & cover blocks / black topstain / grey Kent endpapers / jacket style h, verso advertises 306 titles in ML catalog. Likely published c.1945 (though 1930 date appears in book). ML #169.1. --- A very nice copy: clean, sturdy and unmarked but with prior owner's signature to title page and some dulling to cover gilding. Unclipped dust jacket with taped repair along top edge, chafing to edges and handwritten flap price, otherwise nice and protected in removable mylar wrapper.; 12mo 7" - 7-1/2" tall; ix, 211 pages

Title: The Turn of the Screw -and- The Lesson of the Master (Modern Library #169.1)

Author Name: JAMES, Henry

Categories: >>Classic Fiction, Literature, >>Modern Library Editions,

Publisher: New York, The Modern Library / Random House: [c1957]

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket

Stock No.: 81826