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The Oxford Book of English Ghost Stories By Edited by Michael Cox

The Oxford Book of English Ghost Stories
by Edited by Michael Cox

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This selection of forty-two stories written between 1829 and 1968 presents the full range and vitality of English tradition of literary ghost fiction. Satisfying what Virginia Woolf called 'the strange human craving for the pleasure of being afraid', it demonstrates traditions historical development and its major themes, and characteristics.
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The Oxford Book of English Ghost Stories Reviews


"A splendid book."--The Chicago Tribune
"The 42 stories gathered here are luminous examples of how affecting an immaculately wrought ghost story can be."--Booklist


"A splendid book."--The Chicago Tribune
"The 42 stories gathered here are luminous examples of how affecting an immaculately wrought ghost story can be."--Booklist


"A splendid book."--The Chicago Tribune
"The 42 stories gathered here are luminous examples of how affecting an immaculately wrought ghost story can be."--Booklist

"A splendid book."--The Chicago Tribune
"The 42 stories gathered here are luminous examples of how affecting an immaculately wrought ghost story can be."--Booklist


"A splendid book."--The Chicago Tribune


"The 42 stories gathered here are luminous examples of how affecting an immaculately wrought ghost story can be."--Booklist


About Edited by Michael Cox



About the editors:
Michael Cox is editor of M. R. James's ghost stories for the Oxford World's Classics series; R. A. Gilbert is an antiquarian bookseller and author of A. E. Waite: A Bibliography.

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GOR001036679
The Oxford Book of English Ghost Stories by Edited by Michael Cox
Edited by Michael Cox
Used - Very Good
Hardback
Oxford University Press
1986-11-30
522
0192141635
9780192141637
N/A
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