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"An excellent ghost story... magnificently eerie... compulsive reading." —Evening Standard

 

 

The classic ghost story by Susan Hill: a chilling tale about a menacing spectre haunting a small English town.

 

Arthur Kipps is an up-and-coming London solicitor who is sent to Crythin Gifford—a faraway town in the windswept salt marshes beyond Nine Lives Causeway—to attend the funeral and settle the affairs of a client, Mrs. Alice Drablow of Eel Marsh House. Mrs. Drablow’s house stands at the end of the causeway, wreathed in fog and mystery, but Kipps is unaware of the tragic secrets that lie hidden behind its sheltered windows. The routine business trip he anticipated quickly takes a horrifying turn when he finds himself haunted by a series of mysterious sounds and images—a rocking chair in a deserted nursery, the eerie sound of a pony and trap, a child’s scream in the fog, and, most terrifying of all, a ghostly woman dressed all in black. Psychologically terrifying and deliciously eerie, The Woman in Black is a remarkable thriller of the first rate.

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ISBN:
9780307950215
Author:
Hill, Susan
Publisher:
Vintage Books
Subject:
Ghost
Subject:
Horror - General
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Vintage
Publication Date:
20111031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
7.99 x 5.07 x 0.51 in 0.4 lb

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