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Great tales of terror and the supernatural / edited by Herbert A. Wise and

By: Wise, Herbert A. (Herbert Alvin).
Contributor(s): Fraser, Phyllis, 1911-2006.
Publisher: London : Hammond, 1947Description: 823 p. ; 22 cm.ISBN: (Hbk.).Subject(s): Ghost stories | Horror tales | English literatureDDC classification: 823
Contents:
Tales of terror: La grande bretêche / Honoré De Balzac -- The black cat / Edgar Allan Poe -- The facts in the case of M. Valdemar / Edgar Allan Poe -- A terribly strange bed / Wilkie Collins -- The boarded window / Ambrose Bierce -- The three strangers / Thomas Hardy -- The interruption / W.W. Jacobs -- Pollock and the Porroh man / H.G. Wells -- The sea raiders / H.G. Wells -- Sredni Vashtar / Saki (H.H. Munro) -- Moonlight sonata / Alexander Woollcott -- Silent snow, secret snow / Conrad Aiken -- Suspicion / Dorothy L. Sayers -- The most dangerous game / Richard Connell -- Leningen versus the ants / Carl Stephenson -- The gentleman from America / Michael Arlen -- A rose for Emily / William Faulkner -- The killers / Ernest Hemingway -- Back for Christmas / John Collier -- Taboo / Geoffrey Household. Tales of the supernatural: The haunters and the haunted or the house and the brain / Edward Bulwer-Lytton -- Rappacini<U+2019>s daughter / Nathaniel Hawthorne -- The trial for murder / Charles Collins and Charles Dickens -- Green tea / Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu -- What was it? / Fitz-James O<U+2019>Brien -- Sir Edmund Orme / Henry James -- The Horla / Guy De Maupassant -- Was it a dream? / Guy De Maupassant --The screaming skull / F. Marion Crawford -- The furnished room / O. Henry -- Casting the runes / M.R. James -- Oh, whistle, and I<U+2019>ll come to you, my lad / M.R. James -- Afterward / Edith Wharton -- Them monkey<U+2019>s paw / W.W. Jacobs -- The great god Pan / Arthur Machen -- How love came to Professor Guildea / Robert Hichens -- The return of the Imray / Rudyard Kipling --“They” / Rudyard Kipling -- Lukundoo / Edward Lucas White -- Caterpillars -- Mrs. Amworth / E.F. Benson -- Ancient sorceries -- Confession / Algernon Blackwood -- The open window / Saki (H.H. Munro) -- The beckoning fair one / Oliver Onions -- Out of the deep / Walter De La Mare -- Adam and Eve and pinch me / A.E. Coppard -- The celestial omnibus / E.M. Forster -- The ghost ship / Richard Middleton -- The sailor boy<U+2019>s tale / Karen Blixen -- The rats in the walls / H.P. Lovecraft -- The Dunwich horror / H.P. Lovecraft.
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Tales of terror: La grande bretêche / Honoré De Balzac -- The black cat / Edgar Allan Poe -- The facts in the case of M. Valdemar / Edgar Allan Poe -- A terribly strange bed / Wilkie Collins -- The boarded window / Ambrose Bierce -- The three strangers / Thomas Hardy -- The interruption / W.W. Jacobs -- Pollock and the Porroh man / H.G. Wells -- The sea raiders / H.G. Wells -- Sredni Vashtar / Saki (H.H. Munro) -- Moonlight sonata / Alexander Woollcott -- Silent snow, secret snow / Conrad Aiken -- Suspicion / Dorothy L. Sayers -- The most dangerous game / Richard Connell -- Leningen versus the ants / Carl Stephenson -- The gentleman from America / Michael Arlen -- A rose for Emily / William Faulkner -- The killers / Ernest Hemingway -- Back for Christmas / John Collier -- Taboo / Geoffrey Household. Tales of the supernatural: The haunters and the haunted or the house and the brain / Edward Bulwer-Lytton -- Rappacini<U+2019>s daughter / Nathaniel Hawthorne -- The trial for murder / Charles Collins and Charles Dickens -- Green tea / Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu -- What was it? / Fitz-James O<U+2019>Brien -- Sir Edmund Orme / Henry James -- The Horla / Guy De Maupassant -- Was it a dream? / Guy De Maupassant --The screaming skull / F. Marion Crawford -- The furnished room / O. Henry -- Casting the runes / M.R. James -- Oh, whistle, and I<U+2019>ll come to you, my lad / M.R. James -- Afterward / Edith Wharton -- Them monkey<U+2019>s paw / W.W. Jacobs -- The great god Pan / Arthur Machen -- How love came to Professor Guildea / Robert Hichens -- The return of the Imray / Rudyard Kipling --“They” / Rudyard Kipling -- Lukundoo / Edward Lucas White -- Caterpillars -- Mrs. Amworth / E.F. Benson -- Ancient sorceries -- Confession / Algernon Blackwood -- The open window / Saki (H.H. Munro) -- The beckoning fair one / Oliver Onions -- Out of the deep / Walter De La Mare -- Adam and Eve and pinch me / A.E. Coppard -- The celestial omnibus / E.M. Forster -- The ghost ship / Richard Middleton -- The sailor boy<U+2019>s tale / Karen Blixen -- The rats in the walls / H.P. Lovecraft -- The Dunwich horror / H.P. Lovecraft.

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