The Turn of the Screw and Other Short Works

The Turn of the Screw and Other Short Works

ENDURING LITERATURE ILLUMINATED BY PRACTICAL SCHOLARSHIP

Four of the best-known and best-loved works of short fiction by a recognized master of the genre.

EACH ENRICHED CLASSIC EDITION INCLUDES:
• A concise introduction that gives readers important background information
• A chronology of the author's life and work
• A timeline of significant events that provides the book's historical context
• An outline of key themes and plot points to help readers form their own interpretations
• Detailed explanatory notes
• Critical analysis, including contemporary and modern perspectives on the work
• Discussion questions to promote lively classroom and book group interaction
• A list of recommended related books and films to broaden the reader's experience

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SERIES EDITED BY CYNTHIA BRANTLEY JOHNSON
  • Simon & Schuster | 
  • ISBN 9781451686340 | 
  • May 2016
List Price $4.95

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