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Collected ghost stories

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English Ghost stories

  • About the Edition

    Considered by many to be the most terrifying writer in English, James"s stories draw on the terrors of the everyday. Documents and objects unleash terrible forces, often in closed rooms and night-time settings where imagination runs riot.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [421]-468).

    StatementM.R. James ; edited with an introduction and notes by Darryl Jones
    ContributionsJones, Darryl, 1967-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6019.A565 A6 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxvi, 468 p. ;
    Number of Pages468
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25323249M
    ISBN 100199568847
    ISBN 109780199568840
    LC Control Number2011934716
    OCLC/WorldCa748672443


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