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The Woman in White (Oxford World's Classics)
by Wilkie Collins

Published: 2008-05-15
Paperback : 736 pages
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The Woman in White (1859-60) is the first and greatest "Sensation Novel." Walter Hartright's mysterious midnight encounter with the woman in white draws him into a vortex of crime, poison, kidnapping, and international intrigue. This new critical edition is the first to use the original ...
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(The Woman in White (1859-60) is the first and greatest "Sensation Novel." Walter Hartright's mysterious midnight encounter with the woman in white draws him into a vortex of crime, poison, kidnapping, and international intrigue. This new critical edition is the first to use the original manuscript of the novel. John Sutherland examines Collins's contribution to Victorian fiction, traces his practices as a creator of plot, and provides a chronology of the novel's complicated events.

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  "Holds up over time..."by tallpony (see profile) 07/18/11

One of the original as well as classic murder mysteries. Totally engrossing.

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