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Dread and delight : a century of children's ghost stories, edited by Philippa Pearce

Label
Dread and delight : a century of children's ghost stories
Title
Dread and delight
Title remainder
a century of children's ghost stories
Statement of responsibility
edited by Philippa Pearce
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]$220
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ5
LC item number
.D7475 1995
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Dread and delight : a century of children's ghost stories, edited by Philippa Pearce
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 325-345)
Contents
  • A school story / M.R. James -- Out of the sea / A.C. Benson -- Manfred's three wishes / H.F.W. Tatham -- The light in the dormitory / William J. Wintle -- Miss Jemima / Walter De La Mare -- Johnny Double / Arthur Machen -- Elsie Piddock skips in her sleep / Eleanor Farjeon -- The tiger-skin rug / Lucy Boston -- Elisabeth the cow ghost / William Pene Du Bois -- Georgie / Robert Bright -- All in the night's work / David Severn -- Richard / Christopher Woodforde -- The wee ghostie / Alison Uttley -- The haunted trailer / Robert Arthur -- The house that lacked a bogle / Sorche Nic Leodhas
  • The January queen / Pamela Ropner -- Brownie / R. Chetwynd-Hayes -- The ghost of Top Wood / Michael Kenyon -- The old white ghost and the old grey granddad / Dorothy Edwards -- Looking for a ghost / Margaret Mahy -- At the river-gates / Philippa Pearce -- Somebody lives in the nobody house / Ruth Park -- The ghostly goat of Glamara / J.S. Leatherbarrow -- She was afraid of upstairs / Joan Aiken -- The extinguished lights / Isaac Bashevis Singer -- Who's pretty boy, then? / Jan Mark -- Uninvited ghosts / Penelope Lively -- The bride / Farrukh Dhondy -- Ivor / George Mackay Brown
  • Siren song / Vivien Alcock -- The tower / Aidan Chambers -- The guitarist / Grace Hallworth -- A grave misunderstanding / Leon Garfield -- Ghost trouble / Ruskin Bond -- Spirits of the railway / Paul Yee -- Many hapy returns! / Barbara Griffiths -- The beach / Robert Westall -- Across the fields / Susan Price -- The clearing / Tim Wynne-Jones -- The burning baby / John Gordon
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xx, 348 p.
Isbn
9780192126054
Lccn
95004123
Note
Dust jacket; black cloth over boards. Purchase, Hilda Bohem, 1997.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)32051399
  • ucoclc32051399
Label
Dread and delight : a century of children's ghost stories, edited by Philippa Pearce
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 325-345)
Contents
  • A school story / M.R. James -- Out of the sea / A.C. Benson -- Manfred's three wishes / H.F.W. Tatham -- The light in the dormitory / William J. Wintle -- Miss Jemima / Walter De La Mare -- Johnny Double / Arthur Machen -- Elsie Piddock skips in her sleep / Eleanor Farjeon -- The tiger-skin rug / Lucy Boston -- Elisabeth the cow ghost / William Pene Du Bois -- Georgie / Robert Bright -- All in the night's work / David Severn -- Richard / Christopher Woodforde -- The wee ghostie / Alison Uttley -- The haunted trailer / Robert Arthur -- The house that lacked a bogle / Sorche Nic Leodhas
  • The January queen / Pamela Ropner -- Brownie / R. Chetwynd-Hayes -- The ghost of Top Wood / Michael Kenyon -- The old white ghost and the old grey granddad / Dorothy Edwards -- Looking for a ghost / Margaret Mahy -- At the river-gates / Philippa Pearce -- Somebody lives in the nobody house / Ruth Park -- The ghostly goat of Glamara / J.S. Leatherbarrow -- She was afraid of upstairs / Joan Aiken -- The extinguished lights / Isaac Bashevis Singer -- Who's pretty boy, then? / Jan Mark -- Uninvited ghosts / Penelope Lively -- The bride / Farrukh Dhondy -- Ivor / George Mackay Brown
  • Siren song / Vivien Alcock -- The tower / Aidan Chambers -- The guitarist / Grace Hallworth -- A grave misunderstanding / Leon Garfield -- Ghost trouble / Ruskin Bond -- Spirits of the railway / Paul Yee -- Many hapy returns! / Barbara Griffiths -- The beach / Robert Westall -- Across the fields / Susan Price -- The clearing / Tim Wynne-Jones -- The burning baby / John Gordon
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xx, 348 p.
Isbn
9780192126054
Lccn
95004123
Note
Dust jacket; black cloth over boards. Purchase, Hilda Bohem, 1997.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)32051399
  • ucoclc32051399

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