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Ghost stories

Author: Robert Westall; Sean Eckett
Publisher: New York : Kingfisher, 1993.
Series: Story library.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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An illustrated collection of scary stories.
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Genre/Form: Ghost stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Westall; Sean Eckett
ISBN: 1856978842 9781856978842 0753456753 9780753456750
OCLC Number: 26402387
Description: 253 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Contents: Knock at the manor gate / Franz Kafka --
Yesterday's witch / Gahan Wilson --
A legion marching by / John Hynam --
Lawyer and the ghost / Charles Dickens --
Ghost who was afraid of being bagged / anon., from India --
School for ghosts / adapted by Vida Derry --
Little yellow dog / Mary Williams --
Piper at the gates of dawn / Kenneth Grahame (from Wind in the Willows) --
The lilies / Alison Prince --
The emissary / Ray Bradbury --
John Pettigrew's mirror / Ruth Manning-Sanders --
Sredni Vashtar / Saki --
Miss Mountain / Philippa Pearce --
Was it a dream? / Guy de Maupassant --
A pair of hands / Arthur Quiller-Couch --
Boys' toilets / Robert Westall --
Left in the dark / John Gordon --
Monkey's paw / W.W. Jacobs --
Lost hearts / M.R. James --
Thurnley Abbey / Perceval Landon --
Not at home / Jean Richardson --
Shepherd's dog / Joyce Marsh.
Series Title: Story library.
Responsibility: chosen by Robert Westall ; illustrated by Sean Eckett.
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