Ghostly Tales: 37 Stories of the Supernatural [NOOK Book]


GHOSTLY TALES contains thirty-seven supernatural tales by Irish writer Joseph Thomas Sheridan Le Fanu. Among Le Fanu's most widely-read works is CARMILLA, the story of a young woman's susceptibility to ...
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Ghostly Tales: 37 Stories of the Supernatural

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GHOSTLY TALES contains thirty-seven supernatural tales by Irish writer Joseph Thomas Sheridan Le Fanu. Among Le Fanu's most widely-read works is CARMILLA, the story of a young woman's susceptibility to the attentions of a female vampire named Carmilla. CARMILLA served as an inspiration for Bram Stoker's DRACULA. Includes an active table of contents with back-linking for easy navigation.

• Carmilla
• The Evil Guest
• A Chapter in the History of a Tyrone Family
• The Murdered Cousin
• Green Tea
• Mr. Justice Harbottle
• The Dead Sexton
• The Familiar
• Schalken the Painter
• An Authentic Narrative of a Haunted House
• The Haunted Baronet
• The Drunkard's Dream
• The Ghost and the Bone-setter
• The Mysterious Lodger
• Laura Silver Bell
• Madam Crowl's Ghost
• Squire Toby's Will
• Dickon the Devil
• The Child that went with the Fairies
• The White Cat of Drumgunniol
• Some Strange Disturbances in an old House in Aungier Street
• Ghost Stories of Chapelizod
• Wicked Captain Walshawe, of Wauling
• Sir Dominick's Bargain: A Legend of Dunoran
• Ultor de Lacy A Legend of Cappercullen
• The Vision of Tom Chuff
• Stories of Lough Guir
• A Debt Of Honor
• Devereux's Dream
• Catherine's Quest
• Haunted
• Pichon And Sons, Of The Croix Rousse
• The Phantom Fourth
• The Spirit's Whisper
• Dr. Feversham's Story
• The Secret of the Two Plaster Casts
• What Was It?
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940012574169
  • Publisher: Halcyon Press Ltd.
  • Publication date: 5/25/2011
  • Series: Halcyon Classics , #1
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 907,568
  • File size: 867 KB

Meet the Author

Joseph Thomas Sheridan Le Fanu (1814-1873) Le Fanu was an important ghost story writer of the nineteenth century and had a major influence on the development of that genre in the Victorian era. His works have influenced a number of later writers, including H.P. Lovecraft, M.R. James, Bram Stoker, James Joyce, and Ann Radcliffe, among others.
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