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haunted house and other short stories

Virginia Woolf

haunted house and other short stories

by Virginia Woolf

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Published by Harcourt, Brace & World in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesAt head of title: Virginia Woolf.
StatementVirginia Woolf.
ContributionsWoolf, Leonard, 1880-1969., Bloomsbury Authors.
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 148 p. ;
Number of Pages148
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17804079M
OCLC/WorldCa2747195

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Gathering works from the previously published Monday or Tuesday, as well as stories published in American and British magazines, this book compiles some of the best shorter fiction of one of the/5.

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The residents of the house don’t have a broom to sweep. They don’t turn on the lights because they don’t have enough money to pay the electricity bill. Then I asked the old man to unlock the door so I could go, and he did. I stood outside. My friends hadn’t come yet. So I waited.

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Containing six of eight stories from Monday or Tuesday, seven that appeared in magazines, and five other stories, the book makes available Virginia Woolf’s shorter works of fiction. Foreword by Leonard Woolf.