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The Haunting of Hill House by  Shirley Jackson - Paperback - [1963] - from Old Saratoga Books (SKU: 42100)

The Haunting of Hill House

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The Haunting of Hill House

by Jackson, Shirley

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  • paperback
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Very Good; Covers lightly rubbed, spine slightly cocked, pages toned.
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NY: Popular Library. Very Good; Covers lightly rubbed, spine slightly cocked, pages toned.. [1963]. Mass Market Paperback. Movie tie-in paperback of Shirley Jackson's creepy classic published to coincide with release of 1963 film version starring Julie Harris and Claire Bloom. Movie still of Harris and Bloom on front cover. Popular Library No. 75-8107. 75 cent cover price. ; 174 pages .

Synopsis

The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson is widely considered one of the best literary ghost stories published during the twentieth century. The novel has been adapted to film twice — in 1963 and again in 1999 — both times under the title The Haunting . The Gothic tale tells the story of socially repressed Eleanor Vance and three others who head to Hill House to partake in an experiment involving paranormal activities.

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book dealer
Old Saratoga Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
42100
Title
The Haunting of Hill House
Author
Jackson, Shirley
Format/binding
Mass Market Paperback
Book condition
second hand - Very Good; Covers lightly rubbed, spine slightly cocked, pages toned.
Quantity available
1
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
Popular Library
Place of Publication
NY
Date Published
[1963]
Keywords
Movie Tie-ins, Vintage Paperbacks, Shirley Jackson
Bookseller catalogs
Fiction;

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Old Saratoga Books owners Dan and Rachel Jagareski have been selling books since 1996. After running an open shop for twenty years in the historic village of Schuylerville we now sell books online and at book fairs. We are members of the Independent Online Booksellers Association (IOBA). Our specialties include books about history, science, cooking, children's books, and the arts. Rachel is a graduate of the Colorado Antiquarian Book Seminar and has attended Rare Book School in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:

spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf.... [more]
movie tie-in
an edition of a book which is produced in conjunction with a movie which is usually based on the book, often with a cover image... [more]
Mass Market
Mass market paperback books, or MMPBs, are printed for large audiences cheaply. This means that they are smaller, usually 4... [more]
cocked
Refers to a state where the spine of a book is lightly "twisted" in such a way that the front and rear boards of a book do not... [more]

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