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The Norton book of ghost stories

Author: Brad Leithauser
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, ©1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Ghost stories by Henry James, M.R. James, Edith Wharton, Elizabeth Taylor, Oliver Onions, Saki, Elizabeth Bowen, W.F. Harvey, Shirley Jackson, V.S. Pritchett, Muriel Spark, Elizabeth Jane Howard, Marghanita Laski, Ann Bridge, Penelope Fitzgerald, John Cheever, A.S. Byatt, and Philip Graham.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Ghost stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brad Leithauser
ISBN: 0393035646 9780393035643
OCLC Number: 30436235
Description: 430 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The romance of certain old clothes ; The friends of the friends ; Maud-Evelyn ; Sir Edmund Orme / Henry James --
Casting the runes ; "Oh, whistle, and I'll come to you, my lad" ; Mr Humphreys and his inheritance ; Count Magnus / M.R. James --
Miss Mary Pask ; The looking glass / Edith Wharton --
Poor girl / Elizabeth Taylor --
The beckoning fair one / Oliver Onions --
The open window / Saki (H.H. Munro) --
Hand in glove ; The demon lover ; The cat jumps / Elizabeth Bowen --
The clock / W.F. Harvey --
The tooth / Shirley Jackson --
A story of Don Juan / V.S. Pritchett --
The Portobello Road / Muriel Spark --
Three miles up / Elizabeth Jane Howard --
The tower / Marghanita Laski --
The Buick Saloon / Ann Bridge --
The axe / Penelope Fitzgerald --
Torch song ; The music teacher / John Cheever --
The July ghost / A.S. Byatt --
Ancient music / Philip Graham.
Responsibility: edited by Brad Leithauser.

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Ghost stories by Henry James, M.R. James, Edith Wharton, Elizabeth Taylor, Oliver Onions, Saki, Elizabeth Bowen, W.F. Harvey, Shirley Jackson, V.S. Pritchett, Muriel Spark, Elizabeth Jane Howard, Marghanita Laski, Ann Bridge, Penelope Fitzgerald, John Cheever, A.S. Byatt, and Philip Graham.

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