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The Oxford book of English ghost stories

The Oxford book of English ghost stories

Gilbert, R. A; Cox, Michael, 1948-

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

Book. English.
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press 1986
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Statement of responsibility: chosen by Michael Cox and R.A. Gilbert
ISBN: 0192141635, 9780192141637
Note: Includes bibliography.
Physical Description: (544)p ; 22 cm.
Subject: Short stories, English.; Ghost stories.; Ghost short stories in English 1837- Anthologies