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The house by the churchyard

Author: Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
Publisher: [Auckland, N.Z.] : Floating Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Sheridan Le Fanu's historical mystery novel The House by the Churchyard was written in 1863. A skull unearthed in a churchyard show signs of violent blows to the head and, even more disturbingly, the small hole caused by trepanning. One hundred years before, a coffin is buried secretly, "R.D." the only identification on its brass plague. The House by the Churchyard was a major source of inspiration for James Joyce's  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
ISBN: 9781775415305 1775415309 9781775415305 1775415309
OCLC Number: 587391557
Description: 1 online resource (1106 pages)
Contents: Chapter XLIChapter XLII; Chapter XLIII; Chapter XLIV; Chapter XLV; Chapter XLVI; Chapter XLVII; Chapter XLVIII; Chapter XLIX; Chapter L; Chapter LI; Chapter LII; Chapter LIII; Chapter LIV; Chapter LV; Chapter LVI; Chapter LVII; Chapter LVIII; Chapter LIX; Chapter LX; Chapter LXI; Chapter LXII; Chapter LXIII; Chapter LXIV; Chapter LXV; Chapter LXVI; Chapter LXVII; Chapter LXVIII; Chapter LXIX; Chapter LXX; Chapter LXXI; Chapter LXXII; Chapter LXXIII; Chapter LXXIV; Chapter LXXV; Chapter LXXVI; Chapter LXXVII; Chapter LXXVIII; Chapter LXXIX; Chapter LXXX; Chapter LXXXI; Chapter LXXXII. Chapter LXXXIIIChapter LXXXIV; Chapter LXXXV; Chapter LXXXVI; Chapter LXXXVII; Chapter LXXXVIII; Chapter LXXXIX; Chapter XC; Chapter XCI; Chapter XCII; Chapter XCIII; Chapter XCIV; Chapter XCV; Chapter XCVI; Chapter XCVII; Chapter XCVIII; Chapter XCIX; Endnotes.
Responsibility: Sheridan Le Fanu.

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Sheridan Le Fanu's historical mystery novel The House by the Churchyard was written in 1863. A skull unearthed in a churchyard show signs of violent blows to the head and, even more disturbingly, the small hole caused by trepanning. One hundred years before, a coffin is buried secretly, "R.D." the only identification on its brass plague. The House by the Churchyard was a major source of inspiration for James Joyce's Finnegans Wake.

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