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Monkey's Paw The: AND OTHER TALES OF MYSTERY AND THE MACAB

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by Gary Hoppenstand
     
 

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THE MONKEY'S PAW and Other Tales of Mystery and the Macabre, Compiled by Gary Hoppenstand, brings together a unique collection of W.W. Jacobs's horror stories never before collected. There are eighteen stories altogether in this collection of the macabre and supernatural. Jacobs's own boyhood memories of South Devon Wharf lend an authenticity to the many stories… See more details below

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THE MONKEY'S PAW and Other Tales of Mystery and the Macabre, Compiled by Gary Hoppenstand, brings together a unique collection of W.W. Jacobs's horror stories never before collected. There are eighteen stories altogether in this collection of the macabre and supernatural. Jacobs's own boyhood memories of South Devon Wharf lend an authenticity to the many stories with nautical backgrounds or that feature seamen as protagonists. An Academy Chicago original. Second printing.
 

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ISBN-13:
9780897334419
Publisher:
Chicago Review Press, Incorporated
Publication date:
08/30/2005
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
1,460,982
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.60(d)

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