The phantom coach : a connoisseur's collection of Victorian ghost stories

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Published 2014
Item Details
Summary:

A collection of stories about humanity's oldest supernatural obsession: ghosts. The Phantom Coach gathers memorable ghost tales from the Victorian era from Charles Dickens and Edith Wharton to Henry James, Thomas Hardy, and Arthur Conan Doyle. Features an introduction to the genre and notes on each story.

ISBN:
9781620408056
Edition:
First U.S. edition.
Description:
xviii, 297 pages ; 21 cm
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-295) and index.
Contents:
The old nurse's story / by Elizabeth Gaskell
The phantom coach / by Amelia B. Edwards
The trial for murder / by Charles Dickens
The captain of the "Pole-Star" / by Arthur Conan Doyle
Sir Edmund Orme / by Henry James
The yellow sign / by Robert W. Chambers
The library window / by Margaret Oliphant
The monkey's paw / by W. W. Jacobs
The Southwest chamber / by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
They / by Rudyard Kipling
The moonlit road / by Ambrose Bierce
August heat / by W. F. Harvey.
LCCN:
2014003390
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