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The mammoth book of thrillers, ghosts, and mysteries, edited by J.M. Parrish and John R. Crossland

Label
The mammoth book of thrillers, ghosts, and mysteries
Title
The mammoth book of thrillers, ghosts, and mysteries
Statement of responsibility
edited by J.M. Parrish and John R. Crossland
Title variation
Thrillers, ghosts, and mysteries
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • frerus
  • eng
Cataloging source
AZU
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Label
The mammoth book of thrillers, ghosts, and mysteries, edited by J.M. Parrish and John R. Crossland
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Short stories
Contents
The diver / A.J. Alan -- The ghoul of Golders Green / Michael Arlen -- The murder of the Mandarin / Arnold Bennett -- Powers of the air / J.D. Beresford -- Keeping his promise / Algernon Blackwood -- Dearth's farm / Gerald Bullett -- The hammer of God / G.K. Chesterton -- The blue geranium / Agatha Christie -- The secret sharer / Joseph Conrad -- The tiger / A.E. Coppard -- The looking glass / Walter de la Mare -- The hostelry / Guy de Maupassant -- A large diamond / Lord Dunsany -- The cupboard / Jeffery Farnol -- The other sense / J.S. Fletcher -- Ghost of honour / Pamela Hansford Johnson -- Roads of destiny / O. Henry -- The trapdoor / C.D. Heriot -- Ben Blower's story / C.F. Hoffman -- The shadow of a shade / Tom Hood -- The dwarfs / Aldous Huxley -- Guests from Gibbet Island / Washington Irving -- The mezzotint / M.R. James -- The dancing partner / Jerome K. Jerome -- The woman who rode away / D.H. Lawrence -- Honolulu / Somerset Maugham -- Rooum / Oliver Onions -- The green light / Barry Pain -- The iron pineapple / Eden Phillpotts -- The demon king / J.B. Priestley -- The queen of spades / Alexander Pushkin -- The seventh man / Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch -- Laura / Saki -- Goat-cry, girl-cry / W.B. Seabrook -- The mahatma's story / May Sinclair -- Deep in the forest / H. de Vere Stacpoole -- The Island of Voices / R.L. Stevenson -- Man of the night / Edgar Wallace -- Major Wilbraham / Hugh Walpole -- The inexperienced ghost / H.G. Wells -- The salt of the earth / Rebecca West -- A tale of a gas-light ghost / Anon. -- The confessions of Charles Linkworth / E.F. Benson -- The moonlit road / Ambrose Bierce -- A visitor from down under / L.P. Hartley -- The voice of the night / W.H. Hodgson -- His brother's keeper / W.W. Jacobs -- Berenice / Edgar Allen Poe -- The coat / A.E.D. Smith -- The squaw / Bram Stoker -- Presentiments / P.C. Wren
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
766 p.
Note
Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1605). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Nitka collection of fantastic fiction. Item is in box 149. Publisher's maroon cloth, stamped in blind and gilt. Illustrated lining-papers. Purchase, Zeitlin & Ver Brugge Booksellers, 1967.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)03308959
  • ucoclc3308959
Label
The mammoth book of thrillers, ghosts, and mysteries, edited by J.M. Parrish and John R. Crossland
Publication
Note
Short stories
Contents
The diver / A.J. Alan -- The ghoul of Golders Green / Michael Arlen -- The murder of the Mandarin / Arnold Bennett -- Powers of the air / J.D. Beresford -- Keeping his promise / Algernon Blackwood -- Dearth's farm / Gerald Bullett -- The hammer of God / G.K. Chesterton -- The blue geranium / Agatha Christie -- The secret sharer / Joseph Conrad -- The tiger / A.E. Coppard -- The looking glass / Walter de la Mare -- The hostelry / Guy de Maupassant -- A large diamond / Lord Dunsany -- The cupboard / Jeffery Farnol -- The other sense / J.S. Fletcher -- Ghost of honour / Pamela Hansford Johnson -- Roads of destiny / O. Henry -- The trapdoor / C.D. Heriot -- Ben Blower's story / C.F. Hoffman -- The shadow of a shade / Tom Hood -- The dwarfs / Aldous Huxley -- Guests from Gibbet Island / Washington Irving -- The mezzotint / M.R. James -- The dancing partner / Jerome K. Jerome -- The woman who rode away / D.H. Lawrence -- Honolulu / Somerset Maugham -- Rooum / Oliver Onions -- The green light / Barry Pain -- The iron pineapple / Eden Phillpotts -- The demon king / J.B. Priestley -- The queen of spades / Alexander Pushkin -- The seventh man / Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch -- Laura / Saki -- Goat-cry, girl-cry / W.B. Seabrook -- The mahatma's story / May Sinclair -- Deep in the forest / H. de Vere Stacpoole -- The Island of Voices / R.L. Stevenson -- Man of the night / Edgar Wallace -- Major Wilbraham / Hugh Walpole -- The inexperienced ghost / H.G. Wells -- The salt of the earth / Rebecca West -- A tale of a gas-light ghost / Anon. -- The confessions of Charles Linkworth / E.F. Benson -- The moonlit road / Ambrose Bierce -- A visitor from down under / L.P. Hartley -- The voice of the night / W.H. Hodgson -- His brother's keeper / W.W. Jacobs -- Berenice / Edgar Allen Poe -- The coat / A.E.D. Smith -- The squaw / Bram Stoker -- Presentiments / P.C. Wren
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
766 p.
Note
Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1605). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Nitka collection of fantastic fiction. Item is in box 149. Publisher's maroon cloth, stamped in blind and gilt. Illustrated lining-papers. Purchase, Zeitlin & Ver Brugge Booksellers, 1967.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)03308959
  • ucoclc3308959

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