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Title The Mammoth book of modern ghost stories : great supernatural tales of the twentieth century / edited by Peter Haining.

Publication Info. New York : Carroll & Graf, 2007.

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Galena PL Adult Non-Fiction - GALY-13  133.1 MAM    AVAILABLE
 Rock Island Main Lib YA Fiction - RIPG-6  YA MAMMOTH    AVAILABLE
Edition First Caroll and Graf edition.
Description xxi, 582 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography "A century of ghost novels, 1900-2000": pages [569]-582.
Contents "Oh whistle, and I'll come to you, my lad" / M.R. James -- The house at Treheale / A.C. Benson -- T he Richpins / E.G. Swain -- The Everlasting Club / Arthur Gray -- Number Seventy-Nine / A.N.L. Munby -- Playing with fire / Sir Arthur Conan Doyle -- The house surgeon / Rudyard Kipling -- The grove of Ashtraroth / John Buchan -- A man from Glasgow / Somerset Maugham -- The last laugh / D.H. Lawrence -- The visit to the museum / Vladimir Nabokov -- The bowmen / Arthur Machen -- The ghost of U65 / George Minto -- "Vengeance is mine" / Algernon Blackwood -- The punishment / Lord Dunsany -- The haunted chateau / Dennis Wheatley -- Pink May / Elizabeth Bowen -- A gremlin in the beer / Derek Barnes -- Money for jam / Sir Alec Guinness -- The lady's maid's bell / Edith Wharton -- The duenna / Marie Belloc Lowndes -- Clytie / Eudora Welty -- The pool / Daphne du Maurier -- A spot of Gothic / Jane Gardam -- The inexperienced ghost / H.G. Wells -- Full fathom five / Alexander Woollcott -- The night the ghost got in / James Thurber -- Sir Tristram goes west / Eric Keown -- Who or what was it? / Kingsley Amis -- Another fine mess / Ray Bradbury -- Only a dream-- / Rider Haggard -- The haunted house / Edith Nesbit -- The light in the garden / E.F. Benson -- The prescription / Marjorie Bowen -- Christmas honeymoon / Howard Spring -- South Sea bubble / Hammond Innes -- Ringing in the good news / Peter Ackroyd -- Smoke ghost / Fritz Leiber -- The ghost / A.E. Van Vogt -- The party / William F. Nolan -- Underground / J.B. Priestley -- Haunted / Joyce Carol Oates -- Video nasty / Philip Pullman -- My beautiful house / Louis de Bernie`res.
Subject Ghost stories, English.
Ghost stories, American.
Genre/Form Horror fiction.
Added Author Haining, Peter.
Added Title Modern ghost stories
ISBN 9780786719600
0786719605

 
    
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