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Title Ghost stories : classic tales of horror and suspense / edited by Leslie S. Klinger, Lisa Morton.

Publication Info. New York : Pegasus Books, 2019.

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Freeport PL Adult Fiction - FPLY-13  FIC GHOST    AVAILABLE
 Ida PL Adult Fiction NEW - IPLY-11  FIC GHO    AVAILABLE
 Morris Area PL Adult Fiction - MRBB-3  F GHOST    DUE 09-25-19
 Nippersink PLD Adult Fiction - NPLY-11  F GHO    AVAILABLE
 Sycamore PL Adult 2nd Floor NEW Books - SYLY-12  FIC GHO    AVAILABLE
Description xiv, 257 pages ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Contents Sweet Williams ghost (a popular ballad) -- Family portraits / Johann August Apel -- Tapestried chamber, or The lady in the square / Sir Walter Scott -- Gray champion / Nathaniel Hawthorne -- Ligeia / Edgar Allan Poe -- No. 1 branch line: The signalman / Charles Dickens -- Since I died / Elizabeth Stuart Phelps -- Mrs. Zant and the ghost / Wilkie Collins -- An inhabitant of Carcosa / Ambrose Bierce -- Last of Squire Ennismore / Charlotte (Mrs. J.H.) Riddell -- Philosphy of relative existences / Frank Stockton -- Real right thing / Henry James -- Lady's maid's bell / Edith Wharton -- Ghost story / Mark Twain -- Oh, whistle and I'll come to you, my lad / M. R. James -- Shell of sense / Olivia Howard Dunbar -- Bowmen / Arthur Machen -- Substitute / Georgia Wood Pangborn.
Summary The ghost story has long been a staple of world literature, but many of the genre's greatest tales have been forgotten, overshadowed in many cases by their authors' bestselling work in other genres. In this spine-tingling anthology, little known stories from literary titans like Charles Dickens and Edith Wharton are collected alongside overlooked works from masters of horror fiction like Edgar Allan Poe and M. R. James.
Subject Ghost stories, English.
Ghost stories, American.
Ghost stories, American. (OCoLC)fst00942400
Ghost stories, English. (OCoLC)fst00942411
Genre/Form Paranormal fiction.
Short stories.
FICTION / Ghost.
Added Author Klinger, Leslie S., editor.
Morton, Lisa, 1958- editor.
ISBN 9781643130200 (hbk.) :
164313020X

 
    
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