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Canon Alberic's Scrap-Book (Penguin Mini Modern Classics) - M.R. James
Canon Alberic's Scrap-Book (Penguin Mini Modern Classics)
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'The lower jaw was thin - what can I call it? - shallow, like a beast's; teeth showed behind the black lips...'M. R. James is the master of the English ghost story, whose tales are inhabited not by ethereal spirits, but by terrifying, palpable forces of evil. In these four stories figures appear... show more
'The lower jaw was thin - what can I call it? - shallow, like a beast's; teeth showed behind the black lips...'M. R. James is the master of the English ghost story, whose tales are inhabited not by ethereal spirits, but by terrifying, palpable forces of evil. In these four stories figures appear in paintings, demonic voices are heard, books awaken ancient horrors - and ordinary objects and situations are transformed into inescapable nightmares.This book includes Canon Alberic's Scrap-Book, The Mezzotint, The Rose Garden and The Stalls of Barchester Cathedral.
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Format: kindle
ASIN: B004MME2M4
Pages no: 96
Edition language: Turkish
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Kaethe
Kaethe rated it
How to identify a master of the ghost story: he can really put you out with the simple words "he was more comfortable with a wall at his back." Brilliant.
The Moment Stealer
The Moment Stealer rated it
4.0
The man knows his atmosphere. I read some of this book in full daylight and still felt chills running down my spine.
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