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Uncle Silas by J. Sheridan Le Fanu

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Uncle Silas
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Publisher: The Macmillan Company
ISBN/ASIN: 0486217159
Number of pages: 488

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A young heiress is compelled to join her mysterious uncle's peculiar household -- a secluded estate, staffed by unfriendly servants and tainted by the memory of a long-ago scandal. Le Fanu's Victorian mystery, a gripping tale of psychological terror, continues to enchant lovers of suspense with its narrative power and atmospheric details.

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