Kentucky Ghosts

Kentucky Ghosts

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by William Lynwood Montell
     
 

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Headless visions — howls and moans — ghostly ladies dressed in black and white — a fiddling spirit dancing on the road. Such are the sights and sounds that inhabit the pages of Lynwood Montell's Kentucky Ghosts. This collection is representative of the rich tradition of ghost or "haint" tales passed on through the ages and across cultures as a way of

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Headless visions — howls and moans — ghostly ladies dressed in black and white — a fiddling spirit dancing on the road. Such are the sights and sounds that inhabit the pages of Lynwood Montell's Kentucky Ghosts. This collection is representative of the rich tradition of ghost or "haint" tales passed on through the ages and across cultures as a way of dealing with death and the lore of the spirit world. In retelling the tales, Montell has included details about architecture, geography, and local culture. Each tale is told in the voice of the narrator who believe the story to be true. And, who knows... ?

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780813109091
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
Publication date:
11/09/1993
Series:
New Book for New Readers Series
Pages:
64
Sales rank:
756,075
Product dimensions:
5.38(w) x 8.44(h) x 0.30(d)

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Kentucky Ghosts 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
this book is great and i love the way the narator tells the story it's so creepy and good