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50 great horror stories

Author: John Canning
Publisher: New York : Bonanza Books : Distributed by Crown Publishers, 1987, ©1971.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of stories about werewolves, demon cats, ghosts, devils, witches, vampires, and more.
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Canning
ISBN: 0517136716 9780517136713
OCLC Number: 16405818
Notes: Originally published: Felton : Odhams, 1969.
Includes index.
Description: 494 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The ruff ; The hand of Father Arrowsmith ; The bo'sun's body ; A warning to sceptics ; Double damnation ; With this ring ; The vampire of Croglin ; The mate of the squando ; Ripe stilton ; The princess of Thebes ; Ole rockin' chair ; Let sleeping bones lie ; The man who hated cats ; Lullaby for the dead ; Rose : a gothick tale ; The eyes of Thomas Bolter / Michael and Mollie Hardwick --
The werewolf of St. Claude ; The devil in the flesh ; Visit from a vampire ; The exorcising of the restless monk ; The recluse of Kotka Veski ; The secret agents and the corpse ; Scent of death ; Footprints in the dust / Ronald Seth --
The man who turned into a cat ; The dead killed him in his own grave ; The tongueless woman of Glamis Castle ; The beaked horror which sank a ship ; The dog-man horror of the valley ; The vampire of Castle Furstenstein ; Sung to his death by dead men / J. Wentworth Day --
Trapped in a flooded tunnel ; They ate their young shipmate ; Accusing eyes of vengeance / Geoffrey Williamson --
The girl in the flame-red dress ; Donovan's drop ; The girl in the train ; The face of Mrs. Cartwright ; The events at Schloss Heidiger ; The birthday gift ; The attic room / Ian Fellowes-Gordon --
Death takes vengeance ; A date with a spider ; The frightened corpse ; The image of fear / Vida Derry --
The great white bat ; The walking dead ; The bath of acid ; The black dahlia ; Amazonian horrors / Frank Usher.
Other Titles: Fifty great horror stories
Responsibility: edited by John Canning.

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A collection of stories about werewolves, demon cats, ghosts, devils, witches, vampires, and more.

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