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The Wordsworth book of horror stories

Publisher: Hertferdshire : Wordsworth Editions, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A superb collection of some of the greatest tales of the genre; many are classics while others are lesser-known gems unearthed from the vintage era of the supernatural.

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Document Type: Book
ISBN: 1840220562 9781840220568
OCLC Number: 224318351
Description: 1147 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Aylmer Vance and the vampire / A. and C. Askew --
The mysterious mansion / Honoré de Balzac --
The Spectre of Tappington / Richard Harris Barham --
The damned thing / Ambrose Bierce --
Eveline's Visitant / Mary Elizabeth --
A ghostly manifestation / A Clergyman --
Correspondence on "A ghostly manifestation" / A Clergyman --
A terribly strange bed / Wilkie Collins --
The story of the bagman's uncle / Charles Dickens --
To be taken with a grain of salt / Charles Dickens --
The signalman / Charles Dickens. The Brazilian cat / Sir Arthur Conan Doyle --
The Ring of Thoth / Sir Arthur Conan Doyle --
The Lord of Château Noir / Sir Arthur Conan Doyle --
The new catacomb / Sir Arthur Conan Doyle --
The case of Lady Sannox / Sir Arthur Conan Doyle --
The brown hand / Sir Arthur Conan Doyle --
The horror of the heights / Sir Arthur Conan Doyle --
The terror of the Blue John Gap / Sir Arthur Conan Doyle --
The Captain of the "Polestar" / Sir Arthur Conan Doyle --
How it happened / Sir Arthur Conan Doyle --
Playing with fire / Sir Arthur Conan Doyle --
The leather funnel / Sir Arthur Conan Doyle --
Lot no. 249 / Sir Arthur Conan Doyle --
The Los Amigos fiasco / Sir Arthur Conan Doyle --
The nightmare room / Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. The phantom coach / Amelia B. Edwards --
The Squire's story / Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell --
The beast with five fingers / W.F. Harvey --
The Botathen ghost / R.S. Hawker --
Young Goodman Brown / Nathaniel Hawthorne --
The gateway of the monster / W.H. Hodgson --
The story of Euphemia Hewit / James Hogg --
The prayer / Violet Hunt --
The monkey's paw / W.W. Jacobs --
The jolly corner / Henry James. A school story / M.R. James --
Canon Alberic's scrapbook / M.R. James --
Lost hearts / M.R. --
The mezzotint / M.R. James --
The ash tree / M.R. James --
Number 13 / M.R. James --
Count Magnus / M.R. James --
"Oh, whistle, and I'll come to you, my lad" / M.R. James --
The treasure of Abbot Thomas / M.R. James --
The rose garden / M.R. James --
The Tractate Middoth / M.R. James --
Casting the runes / M.R. James --
The stalls of Barchester Cathedral / M.R. James --
Martin's Close / M.R. James --
Mr Humphreys and his inheritance / M.R. James --
The residence at Whitminster/ M.R. James --
The diary of Mr Poynter / M.R. James --
An episode of cathedral history / M.R. James --
The story of a disappearance and an appearance / M.R. James --
Two doctors / M.R. James --
The haunted dolls' house / M.R. James --
The uncommon prayer-book / M.R. James --
A neighbour's landmark / M.R. James --
A view from a hill / M.R. James --
A warning to the curious / M.R. James --
An evening's entertainment / M.R. James --
There was a man dwelt by a churchyard / M.R. James --
Rats / M.R. James --
After dark in the playing fields / M.R. James --
Wailing well / M.R. James --
Stories I have tried to write / M.R. James. The mark of the beast / Rudyard Kipling --
Thurnley Abbey / Perceval Landon --
Fisher's ghost / John Lang --
The rocking-horse winner / D.H. Lawrence --
An account of some strange disturbances in Aungier Street / Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu --
Narrative of a ghost of a hand / Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu --
Green tea / Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu --
Madam Crowl's ghost / Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu --
Squire Toby's will / Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu --
Dickon the devil / Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu --
the child that went with the fairies / Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu --
The white cat of Drumgunniol / Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu --
Ghost stories of Chapelizod / Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu --
Wicked Captain Walshawe of Wauling / Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu --
Sir Dominick's bargain / Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu --
Ultor de Lacy / Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu --
The vision of Tom Chuff / Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu --
Stories of Lough Guir. The haunted and the haunters / Lord Lytton --
Vendetta / Guy de Maupassant --
Man-size in marble / Edith Nesbit --
In the cliff land of the Dane / Howard Pease --
The tell-tale heart / Edgar Allan Poe --
The black cat / Edgar Allan Poe --
The ace of spades / A.M. Pushkin --
Laura / Saki (H.H. Munro) --
Sredni Vashtar / Saki (H.H. Munro) --
The tapestried chamber / Sir Walter Scott --
Wandering Willie's tale / Sir Walter Scott --
Markheim / Robert Louis Stevenson --
Thrawn Janet / Robert Louis Stevenson --
Dracula's guest / Bram Stoker --
Ghost in the tower / Edmund Lenthal Swifte --
The stroy of Mary Ancel / William Makepeace Thakeray --
Tarnhelm / Hugh Walpole --
The Canterville ghost / Oscar Wilde.

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