Peter Haining

The Mammoth Book of Twentieth-Century Ghost Stories

(This Edition Published)

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Credits
Publisher Series The Mammoth Books
Editor Peter Haining
Publisher Carroll & Graf Publishers, Inc.
Copyright Holder (Compilation) Peter Haining
Copyright Holder (Editorial Material) Peter Haining
Introduction by Peter Haining
Distributed by/Director of Distribution Publishers Group West
Contributing Writer Henry James
Contributing Writer H. G. Wells
Contributing Writer Sir Arthur Conan Doyle*
Contributing Writer Jack London
Contributing Writer Theodore Dreiser
Contributing Writer Edgar Wallace
Contributing Writer P. G. Wodehouse
Contributing Writer J. B. Priestley
Contributing Writer E. M. Delafield
Contributing Writer Agatha Christie
Contributing Writer Arthur Machen
Contributing Writer Stella Gibbons
Contributing Writer A. Merritt
Contributing Writer Alfred Noyes
Contributing Writer Algernon Blackwood
Contributing Writer Henry Kuttner
Contributing Writer Daphne du Maurier
Contributing Writer John Steinbeck
Contributing Writer James Hadley Chase
Contributing Writer Stevie Smith
Contributing Writer Pamela Hansford Johnson
Contributing Writer Muriel Spark
Contributing Writer Winston Graham
Contributing Writer William Trevor
Contributing Writer Ruth Rendell
Contributing Writer Mary Higgins Clark
Contributing Writer Fay Weldon
Contributing Writer Julian Barnes
Contributing Writer John Mortimer
Contributing Writer Peter Haining
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Copyright
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Identifying Codes
ISBN 10 0-7867-0583-3
Printer's Key 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2
Price $10.95
Barcode (EAN) 9780786705832
EAN 5 90000
Format Paperback
Publication Location New York, New York
Genre
Page Count xii + 482 pages
Language English
Chapters Acknowledgements
Introduction

ONE: THE GOLDEN ERA

The Third Person
Henry James

The Presence by the Fire
H. G. Wells

How It Happened
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

A Ghostly Duel
Jack London

The Hand
Theodore Dreiser

The Ghost of Down Hill
Edgar Wallace

Honeysuckle Cottage
P. G. Wodehouse

The Old Dark House
J. B. Priestley

Sophy Mason Comes Back
E. M. Delafield

In a Glass Darkly
Agatha Christie

TWO: THE PHANTOM ARMY

The Bowmen
Arthur Machen

The Other Side of the Medal
Stella Gibbons

Three Lines of Old French
A. Merritt

The Lusitania Waits
Alfred Noyes

Vengeance Is Mine
Algernon Blackwood

We Are the Dead
Henry Kuttner

The Escort
Daphne du Maurier

The Elf in Algiers
John Steinbeck

The Mirror in Room 22
James Hadley Chase

Is There a Life Beyond the Gravy?
Stevie Smith

THREE: THE MODERN TRADITION

Sloane Square
Pamela Hansford Johnson

The Leaf-Sweeper
Muriel Spark

At the Chalet Lartrec
Winston Graham

The Love of a Good Woman
William Trevor

The Haunting of Shawley Rectory
Ruth Rendell

Voices in the Coalbin
Mary Higgins Clark

A Good Sound Marriage
Fay Weldon

A Self-Possessed Woman
Julian Barnes

A Programmed Christmas Carol
John Mortimer

A Figment in Time
Peter Haining
Notes Printed and bound in the United Kingdom

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