The turn of the screw : complete, authoritative text with biographical, historical, and cultural contexts, critical history, and essays from contemporary critical perspectives /

This volume presents the text of the New York Edition of James's classic 1898 short novel, along with documents that place the work in historical context and critical essays that read The Turn of the Screw from several contemporary critical perspectives. The text and essays are complemented by...

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Main Author: James, Henry, 1843-1916.
Other Authors: Beidler, Peter G.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Boston : Bedford-St. Martins, ©2010.
Edition:3rd ed.
Series:Case studies in contemporary criticism.
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction : Biographical and historical contexts
  • James's revisions to The turn of the screw
  • Cultural documents and illustrations
  • Reader-response criticism and The turn of the screw
  • Psychoanalytic criticism and The turn of the screw
  • Gender criticism and The turn of the screw
  • Marxist criticism and The turn of the screw
  • Combining perspectives on The turn of the screw.