THE BLACK HOUSE. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1974. Octavo, cloth. First edition. Haunted house novel by noted mainstream writer. "Theroux utilizes the formula of the classical ghost story to create an intriguing study of a haunted man." - Barron (ed), Horror Literature 4-299. A fine copy in about near fine dust jacket with light wear at head and tail of spine panel and corner tips and small internal tape reinforcement at tail of spine panel. (#66143).