The Woman in White (Paperback)
Penguin Classics, 9780141439617, 720pp.
Publication Date: April 29, 2003
Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback, Large Print (8/3/2011)
Pursuing questions of identity and insanity along the paths and corridors of English country houses and the madhouse, The Woman in White is the first and most influential of the Victorian genre that combined Gothic horror with psychological realism.
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About the Author
Matthew Sweet is a journalist and critic, and wrote his doctoral thesis on Wilkie Collins.