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Re: Lincoln in the Bardo
Posted by Sterling on 14/3/2018, 18:55:10, in reply to "Re: Lincoln in the Bardo"
Yes, I think that "The Beckoning Fair One" is a masterpiece--perhaps the only other ghost story that I think is in the same class as The Turn of the Screw. In both stories, it is unclear whether the lead character is descending into madness or whether the ghosts are real. Or both. Wonderful story.
: I read The Beckoning Fair One at Sterling's
: suggestion a few years ago. It was nice.
: I don't think LitB fits well into any
: category. I can't think what book to compare
: it to. Sterling mentions a couple I've not
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