About this book
A "Vintage Classics" edition of the chilling ghost story, specially designed as part of a set of Halloween titles. 'She writes with great power...' "Daily Telegraph"
Arthur Kipps, a junior solicitor, is summoned to attend the funeral of Mrs Alice Drablow, the house's sole inhabitant, unaware of the tragic secrets which lie hidden behind the shuttered windows. It is not until he glimpses a wasted young woman, dressed all in black, at the funeral, that a creeping sense of unease begins to take hold of him.