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The Turn of the Screw & the Lesson of the Master (ML 169) by  Heywood (Intro. )  Henry; Broun - Hardcover - 1957 - from Sweet Beagle Books and Biblio.co.uk

The Turn of the Screw & the Lesson of the Master (ML 169)

by James, Henry; Broun, Heywood (Intro. )

Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Modern Library. Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1957. Hardcover. Dust jacket is price-clipped, very light edgewear, still bright and attractive, now now protected by clear mylar sleeve. Pages are no longer fresh, but book has no other defects. Bound in light green cloth, #169 in the Modern Library series. Toledano # 8 binding with green cloth and gilt lettering on black block on front board and spine; Kent endpapers, top edge of pages colored dark gray. . A beautiful copy of a classic study in terror. Also includes "The Lesson of the Master." . 12mo 7" - 7½" tall. 211 pages. G5 .
  • Bookseller: Sweet Beagle Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 29719
  • Title: The Turn of the Screw & the Lesson of the Master (ML 169)
  • Author: James, Henry; Broun, Heywood (Intro. )
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Modern Library
  • Date published: 1957
  • Keywords: Horror, Terror, Novelette
  • Bookseller catalogs: Short Stories; Horror and Supernatural;


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