Shirley Jackson Papers 1932-1991 (bulk 1932-1965)


Shirley Jackson Papers 1932-1991 (bulk 1932-1965)

Author. Correspondence, diaries, journals, and other papers pertaining primarily to Jackson's writings. Includes manuscripts, notes, and outlines relating chiefly to the development of Jackson's short stories as well as to her supernatural tales and to her stories of contemporary domestic life.

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