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Landlady, the (1959) [Short Story]
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Billy Weaver, a young man with high ambitions, is compelled to stay at bed and breakfast run by a kindly if eccentric landlady.

Originally published in The New Yorker, 28 November 1959.

Original title: The Landlady
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionHorrorGeneral

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Kiss Kiss (1959) [Collection]
      Author: Roald Dahl
     Alfred Hitchcock Presents: Stories to Be Read With the Lights On (1973) [Anthology]
      Authors: Roald Dahl , Barry N. Malzberg , William F. Nolan , Bill Pronzini , Joe Gores , Ardath Mayhar , Edward D. Hoch , Fredric Brown , Betty Ren Wright , Ron Goulart , Miriam Allen deFord , James Cross , Jack Ritchie , William P. McGivern , Harold Q. Masur , Jeffrey M. Wallmann , Harold R. Daniels , Rose Million Healey , John Keefauver , Robert Colby , Joan Richter , William Sambrot , Mary Barrett , Harold Rolseth , Waldo Carlton Wright , Nancy C. Swoboda , Al Nussbaum , Mitsu Yamamoto , Paul Theridion , Zena Collier , David Montross , Berkely Mather , Robert McGrath , Dee Stuart , Dana Lyon , Warner Law , Robert J. Higgins
     Roald Dahl's Tales of the Unexpected (1990) [Collection]
      Author: Roald Dahl
     Young Oxford Book of Nasty Endings, the (1997) [Anthology]
      Authors: Ray Bradbury , Roald Dahl , Edith Nesbit , Ramsey Campbell , Richard Matheson , Henry Slesar , T.H. White , John Collier , John Christopher , Evan Hunter , Fredric Brown , Anthony Boucher , Dannie Plachta , Jack Ritchie , Gerald Kersh , Michael Avallone , Sydney J. Bounds , John Wyndham , Geraldine McCaughrean , Alison Prince , Robin Klein , Marc Alexander , Robert Scott , Ruskin Bond , Lance Salway , Kenneth Ireland , Harold Rolseth , Ethel Helene Coen , Patrick Bone , Richard Dockrey , Judith Dockrey Young
     Umbrella Man and Other Stories, the (1998) [Collection]
      Author: Roald Dahl

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