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Famous Modern Ghost Stories

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Author: Various Authors
Published: 1921
Language: English
Wordcount: 95,876 / 275 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 62.4
LoC Category: PS
Downloads: 13,932
Added to site: 2005.02.23
mnybks.net#: 9712
Origin: gutenberg.org

Selected, with an Introduction by Dorothy Scarborough, PH.D.

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The Willows by Algernon Blackwood
The Shadows On The Wall by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
The Messenger by Robert W. Chambers
Lazarus by Leonid Andreyev
The Beast With Five Fingers by W. F. Harvey
The Mass Of Shadows by Anatole France
What Was It? by Fitz-James O'Brien
The Middle Toe Of The Right Foot by Ambrose Bierce
The Shell Of Sense by Olivia Howard Dunbar
The Woman At Seven Brothers by Wilbur Daniel Steele
At The Gate by Myla Jo Closser
Ligeia by Edgar Allan Poe
The Haunted Orchard by Richard Le Gallienne
The Bowmen by Arthur Machen
A Ghost by Guy De Maupassant

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Average Rating of 3 from 1 reviews: ***
2010.06.05
Hemant Patil
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