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"Casting the runes" and other ghost stories

Author: M R James; Michael Cox
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2009]
Series: Oxford world's classics (Oxford University Press)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"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.
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James, M.R. (Montague Rhodes), 1862-1936.
"Casting the runes" and other ghost stories.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2009]
(OCoLC)707066964
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: M R James; Michael Cox
ISBN: 9780199538577 0199538573
OCLC Number: 271771884
Description: xxxviii, 352 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: INCLUDES: CANON ALBERIC'S SCRAPBOOK; 'OH, WHISTLE, AND I'LL COME TO YOU, MY LAD'; THE TREASURE OF ABBOT THOMAS; A WARNING TO THE CURIOUS; RATS; THE MALICE OF INANIMATE OBJECTS
Series Title: Oxford world's classics (Oxford University Press)
Responsibility: M.R. James ; edited with an introduction and notes by Michael Cox.

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This selection of 21 stories represents the best of James's work, and includes three stories which are not in the Collected Edition.  Read more...

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