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The monkey's paw and other tales of mystery and the macabre

Author: W W Jacobs; Gary Hoppenstand
Publisher: Chicago : Academy Chicago Publishers, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book features Gothic narratives, stories of the macabre, and supernatural tales that are infused with the shrewd and sardonic humor for which Jacobs is justifiably famous. The stories demonstrate his masterful instinct for weaving terror and suspense into scenes of ordinary everyday life.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Jacobs, W.W. (William Wymark), 1863-1943.
Monkey's paw and other tales of mystery and the macabre
(DLC) 97002988
(OCoLC)36458004
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: W W Jacobs; Gary Hoppenstand
ISBN: 9780897336680 0897336682
OCLC Number: 896122589
Description: 1 online resource (255 pages)
Contents: The monkey's paw --
The well --
The three sisters --
The toll-house --
Jerry Bundler --
His brother's keeper --
The interruption --
In the library --
Captain Rogers --
The lost ship --
Three at table --
The brown man's servant --
Over the side --
The vigil --
Sam's ghost --
In Mid-Atlantic --
Twin spirits j--
The castaway.
Responsibility: W.W. Jacobs ; compiled and with an introduction by Gary Hoppenstand.
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This book features Gothic narratives, stories of the macabre, and supernatural tales that are infused with the shrewd and sardonic humor for which Jacobs is justifiably famous. The stories demonstrate his masterful instinct for weaving terror and suspense into scenes of ordinary everyday life.

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