Inner Room: Faber Stories

Author: Robert Aickman
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  • : $7.95(AUD)
  • : 9780571351770
  • : Faber & Faber, Incorporated
  • : Faber & Faber Fiction
  • : December 2018
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  • : Robert Aickman
  • : Paperback
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Description

In perhaps the most magnificent of what he called his strange stories, Robert Aickman blurs the lines between memory, premonition and the hallucinated life. Lene, a woman now recovering from the losses of the Second World War, recalls a gothic dolls' house of her childhood and the way in which its uncanny inhabitants entered her dreams. Most chillingly, the geometries of the house didn't add up; there had to be a secret room inside it. Years later, she comes across a life-size version in a wood not marked on any map . . ."