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Horror stories

A collection of horror stories by such noted authors as Joan Aiken, Stephen King, Edgar Allan Poe, and Leon Garfield.

World of Saki —Saki, 1870-1916.
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Saki wrote witty, mischievous and sometimes macabre stories that satirize Edwardian society and culture. Presents 16 short stories including: Esmé, Tobermory, Mrs. Packeltide's tiger, Sredni Vashtar, The Easter egg, The...

The best of Saki —Saki, 1870-1916.
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A selection of the short stories of Saki, highlighting his ability to combine wit and comedy with devastating social commentary. Though he died in 1916, the blackness of his comedy is contemporary and his wit has lost no...

Saki, a life of Hector Hugh Munro with six short stories never before collected —Langguth, A. J., 1933-
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Subtitle: With six short stories never before collected. Born in Burma and brought up by two unlovable but genteel maiden aunts, Munro became a newspaper correspondent, amateur historian, satirist, and finally, master of...

A trio of Saki —Saki, 1870-1916.

The open window. A man with the unlikely name of Framton Nuttel comes to a country village for some peace and rest. He calls upon a lady his sister used to know; for a few minutes he is left alone with her niece, who has...

Selected short stories. even more laughs a celebration of the short story
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From silly chuckles and rueful ironic glee to deep cosmic laughter, this new volume of humorous tales samples the best of recent seasons of the popular public radio series, "Selected shorts."

In the shadow of Edgar Allan Poe : classic tales of horror, 1816-1914

Collects twenty short horror stories published between 1816 and 1914 that have been overshadowed by the works of Edgar Allan Poe, including Bram Stoker's "The Squaw" and L.T. Meade's "The Woman with the Hood."