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uncanny house

Mary Lucy Pendered

uncanny house

by Mary Lucy Pendered

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Published by International Fiction Library in Cleveland .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Mary L. Pendered.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.P373 Un
The Physical Object
Pagination285 p.
Number of Pages285
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6732304M
LC Control Number29019455
OCLC/WorldCa2136025

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Pendered, Mary L[ucy]. THE UNCANNY HOUSE. Cleveland, New York: International Fiction Library, []. 16mo, pp. [] [ blank] [note: last leaf is a blank], original green cloth, front and spine panels stamped in black. First U.S. edition. Supernatural romance concerning psychic and her family who purchase an absurdly cheap house, "The Beeches," which is haunted by ghost of.

The book focuses on the uncanny in the domestic space of Elizabeth Bowen's fiction. Providing a psychoanalytic reading of selected works it aims to examine the image of the house in Bowen's prose and to analyse its uncanniness in relation to the characters' identity.

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