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The Albatross and Other Stories by Susan Hill 1974 - Penguin


Title: The Albatross and Other Stories
Author: Susan Hill
Publisher: Penguin
Publication Date: 1974
Format: Softcover
Condition: This book is in good condition for its age. The covers and spine are worn, the pages are browning.

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Reader's note

This brilliant collection of tales showcases the state of the human condition. In this distinguished selection of short stories, Susan Hill writes about individuals who are isolated - the small boy facing the unspeakable terrors of a children's party; an old lady longing for raffish excitement in a holiday resort. Each of these tales has been written beautifully and exactly with the scenes set up with a flair for detail akin to Alfred Hitchcock. This vintage Penguin is thoroughly recommended by this reader.