The turn of the screw

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The classic ghost story about a high-strung governess and the two young children who may--or may not--be plotting with the diabolical Peter Quint.
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auth_author2 Amato, Bianca., Mays, Jefferson., Parker, Philip M., 1960-
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title_full The Turn of the Screw, The turn of the screw / Henry James, The turn of the screw [electronic resource] / Henry James ; [edited by Philip M. Parker]
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