The Turn of the Screw (Second Edition) (Norton Critical Editions), by James, Henry
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- ISBN: 9780393959048 | 039395904X
- Cover: Paperback
- Copyright: 7/17/1999
This volume presents the text of the New York Edition of James's classic 1898 short novel along with critical essays that readThe Turn of the Screwfrom contemporary reader-response, psychoanalytic, gender, and Marxist perspectives. An additional essay demonstrates how several critical perspectives can be combined. As in the first edition, the text and essays are complemented by biographical and critical introductions, bibliographies, and a glossary of critical and theoretical terms. Two of the six essays are new to the second edition, as is a selection of cultural documents and illustrations.