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James, M. R. (Montague Rhodes) 1862-1936

Overview
Works: 806 works in 2,451 publications in 7 languages and 24,576 library holdings
Genres: Catalogs  Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Illustrations  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Records and correspondence  Pictorial works  Drama 
Roles: Translator, Editor, Compiler, Other, Author of introduction, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Arranger, Speaker, Adapter, Redactor
Classifications: PR6019.A565, 823.912
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Most widely held works by M. R James
The apocryphal New Testament : being the apocryphal gospels, acts, epistles, and apocalypses, with other narratives and fragments by M. R James ( Book )
84 editions published between 1924 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The wild swans by H. C Andersen ( Book )
2 editions published between 1963 and 1967 in English and held by 1,041 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eleven brothers who have been turned into swans by their evil stepmother are saved by their beautiful sister. Includes suggested discussion questions and Bible verses
Ghost stories of an antiquary by M. R James ( Book )
64 editions published between 1904 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Looking for some spooky stories to read on a camping trip, at a Halloween party, or at home with the family in front of a roaring fire? The works of medieval scholar M.R. James should fit the bill. James often said that he wrote his stories to be read aloud, so snuggle up and lose yourself in their slow-building suspense and lulling language
A thin ghost and others by M. R James ( )
24 editions published between 1919 and 2010 in English and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Are you the type who loves nothing more than curling up with a book of ghost stories? If so, be sure to add A Thin Ghost and Others to your must-read list. A gem from the golden age of Gothic horror, these spine-tingling tales will satisfy your craving for ghoulishly top-notch fiction
Abbeys by M. R James ( Book )
14 editions published between 1925 and 1926 in English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The collected ghost stories of M.R. James by M. R James ( Book )
60 editions published between 1931 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
30 ghost short stories
A descriptive catalogue of the manuscripts in the library of Corpus Christi college, Cambridge by Corpus Christi College (University of Cambridge) ( Book )
62 editions published between 1895 and 2009 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Casting the runes and other ghost stories by M. R James ( Book )
16 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in English and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This selection of twenty-one stories represents the best of James's works, and is the first edition to incorporate improved texts based on a collation of printed versions of the stories with the available manuscripts."-Cover
Collected ghost stories by M. R James ( Book )
15 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Considered by many to be the most terrifying writer in English, James's stories draw on the terrors of the everyday. Documents and objects unleash terrible forces, often in closed rooms and night-time settings where imagination runs riot
De nugis curialium = Courtiers' trifles by Walter Map ( Book )
27 editions published between 1914 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Biblical antiquities of Philo by Pseudo-Philo ( Book )
28 editions published between 1917 and 2010 in English and German and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ghost stories of M.R. James by M. R James ( Book )
23 editions published between 1931 and 1994 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The ultimate ghost story collection by the ultimate ghost story writer. It's the perfect companion for a dark night by the fire
A warning to the curious : the ghost stories of M.R. James by M. R James ( Book )
3 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ghost stories chosen by well known crime writer.___
Lists of manuscripts formerly in Peterborough abbey library by M. R James ( Book )
33 editions published between 1921 and 2010 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A descriptive catalogue of the Western manuscripts in the library of Christ's college, Cambridge by Clare College (University of Cambridge) ( Book )
31 editions published in 1905 in English and Latin and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
British painting by C. H. Collins Baker ( Book )
5 editions published in 1933 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
More ghost stories of an antiquary by M. R James ( Book )
37 editions published between 1911 and 2009 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The wanderings and homes of manuscripts by M. R James ( Book )
17 editions published between 1919 and 2011 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Published in 1919, this volume is a change of pace from an author best known for his classic ghost stories. It is a history of the transmission of manuscripts from one area, culture, or age, to another. The author's moral: Be inquisitive. See books for yourself; do not trust that the cataloguer has told you everything
The Apocalypse in art by M. R James ( Book )
12 editions published in 1931 in English and Undetermined and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The ghost stories of M.R. James by M. R James ( Book )
5 editions published between 1986 and 1991 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
James, M. R.
James, M. R., 1862-1936
James, M. R. (Montague Rhodes)
James, M. R. (Montague Rhodes), 1862-1936
James, Montague R.
James, Montague Rhodes.
James, Montague Rhodes, 1862-1936
M. R. James
Montague Rhodes, James 1862-1936
ジェイムズ, M. R
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