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Ghost stories

Author: Robert Westall
Publisher: New York : Kingfisher, 1993, ©1988.
Series: Story library.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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An illustrated collection of scary stories.
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Westall
ISBN: 1856978842 9781856978842
OCLC Number: 531901577
Notes: LCCN 93-26451.
Description: 253 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Contents: The knock at the manor gate / Franz Kafka --
Yesterday's witch / Gahan Wilson --
A legion marching by / John Hynam --
The lawyer and the ghost / Charles Dickens --
The ghost who was afraid of being bagged / Anon (India) --
School for ghosts / Adapted by Vida Derry --
The little yellow dog / Mary Williams --
The piper at the gates of dawn / Kenneth Grahame (from The wind in the willows) --
The lilies / Alison Prince --
The emissary / Ray Bradbury --
John Pettigrew's mirror / Ruth Manning-Sanders --
Sredni Vashtar / Saki (H.H. Munro) --
Miss Mountain / Philippa Pearce --
Was it a dream? / Guy de Maupassant --
A pair of hands / Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch --
The boys' toilets / Robert Westall --
Left in the dark / John Gordon --
The monkey's paw / W.W. Jacobs --
Lost hearts / M.R. James --
Thurnley Abbey / Perceval Landon --
Not at home / Jean Richardson --
The shepherd's dog / Joyce Marsh.
Series Title: Story library.
Responsibility: chosen by Robert Westall ; illustrated by Sean Eckett.

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An illustrated collection of scary stories.

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