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Ghost-stories of an antiquary

M. R. James

Ghost-stories of an antiquary

by M. R. James

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Published by E. Arnold in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ghost stories, English.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Montague Rhodes James ... With four illustrations by the late James McBryde.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ3.J2355 G2, PR6019.A565 G2
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 270 p.
    Number of Pages270
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6954506M
    LC Control Number05012163
    OCLC/WorldCa9106191

    GHOST STORIES OF AN ANTIQUARY * * * * * _These stories are dedicated to all those who at various times have listened to them._ * * * * * CONTENTS. PART 1: GHOST STORIES OF AN ANTIQUARY. Canon Alberic's Scrap-book Lost Hearts The Mezzotint The Ash-tree Number 13 Count Magnus 'Oh, Whistle, and I'll Come to You, My Lad' The Treasure of Abbot.   “Ghost Stories of an Antiquary” was written as two collections, presented here as two volumes in a single work. There is a short author’s preface before the first story in each volume. By: M. R. James ( - ).

    Ghost Stories of an Antiquary: : M. R. James: Books. Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders Try Prime Cart. Books Go Search Hello Select /5().   Ghost-stories of an antiquary by M. R. James; 11 editions; First published in ; Subjects: English Ghost stories, Accessible book.

    Ghost Stories of an Antiquary is the title of M. R. James' first collection of ghost stories, published in (some had previously appeared in magazines). Some later editions under this title contain both the original collection and its successor, More Ghost Stories (), combined in .   The ghost stories of M.R. James (MRJ) are widely considered to be the best supernatural literature ever written. "Ghost Stories of an Antiquary" was his first collection of short stories to be published (Arnold ) and is a fine introduction to this chilling, scholarly r, you might want to spend a bit more money and buy the "The Penguin Cited by: 9.


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Part 1. Ghost Stories of an Antiquary Canon Alberic's Scrap-book Lost Hearts The Mezzotint The Ash-tree Number 13 Count Magnus 'Oh Whistle, and I'll Come to You, My Lad' The Treasure of Abbot Thomas Part 2. More Ghost Stories A School Story The Rose Garden The Tractate Middoth Casting the Runes The Stalls of Barchester Cathedral Martin's CloseCited by: 9.

Part 1. Ghost Stories of an Antiquary Canon Alberic's Scrap-book Lost Hearts The Mezzotint The Ash-tree Number 13 Count Magnus 'Oh Whistle, and I'll Come to You, My Lad' The Treasure of Abbot Thomas Part 2. More Ghost Stories A School Story The Rose Garden The Tractate Middoth Casting the Runes The Stalls of Barchester Cathedral Martin's Close/5().

Ghost Stories of an Antiquary is packed with some of his best. All the stories here were written between and and were originally read to the author's friends at Christmas at Kings College, Cambridge where James was a noted British medieval scholar/5.

Released in and starring Dana Andrews its a classic s horror movie. It is based on the short story Casting the Runes by M.R. James. That story is included in Ghost Stories of an Antiquary part 2, More Ghost Stories.

And thats why I read this book. Its a nice little collection of ghost stories, very much of a period. Creepy and atmospheric/5. Download Ghost Stories Of An Antiquary free in PDF & EPUB format.

Download M R James's Ghost Stories Of An Antiquary for your kindle, tablet, IPAD, PC or mobile. CANON ALBERIC'S SCRAP-BOOK St Bertrand de Comminges is a decayed town on the spurs of the Pyrenees, not very far from Toulouse, and still nearer to Bagnères-de-Luchon.

Ghost Stories of an Antiquary By M. James Eight classics by great Edwardian scholar and storyteller. "Number Thirteen," "The Mezzotint," "Canon Alberic's Scrapbook," more.

Renowned for their wit, erudition and suspense, these stories are each masterfully constructed and represent a high achievement in the ghost genre/5(13). 17 rows  Wikipedia Book - Ghost Stories of an Antiquary.

alternate CD cover. alternate album. What made the experience of listening to Ghost Stories of an Antiquary the most enjoyable. James is regarded by many as the Master of the British Ghost Story.

He has a way of setting the scene so that you think the places are real places and the. MORE GHOST STORIES OF AN ANTIQUARY by James, M. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Free download or read online Ghost Stories of an Antiquary pdf (ePUB) book.

The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by M.R. James. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this horror, short stories story are,/5. Ghost Stories of an Antiquary was the first volume of chilling tales that he wrote.

Published inthe book was a compilation of tales that were written to be read aloud round a fireside on Christmas Eve. James has a very light touch with the horror and bizarre elements while he describes the ordinary and mundane aspects in great detail.5/5(8).

Ghost Stories of an Antiquary Contents: Canon Alberic's scrap-book -- Lost hearts -- The mezzotint -- The ash-tree -- Number 13 -- Count Magnus -- 'Oh whistle, and I'll come to you, my lad' -- The treasure of Abbot Thomas. Language: English: LoC Class: PR: Language and Literatures: English literature: Subject: Horror tales, English SubjectCited by: 9.

PART 1: GHOST STORIES OF AN ANTIQUARY Canon Alberic's Scrap-book Lost Hearts The Mezzotint The Ash-tree Number 13 Count Magnus 'Oh, Whistle, and I'll Come to You, My Lad' The Treasure of Abbot Thomas Rats * * * * * PART 1: GHOST STORIES OF AN ANTIQUARY * * * * * If anyone is curious about my local settings, let it be recorded that St Bertrand File Size: KB.

Ghost Stories of an Antiquary is the first collection of stories by M. James, published inalthough some had been previously published in magazines. The next collection from is often nowadays combined with this volume/5(K). Buy a cheap copy of Ghost Stories of an Antiquary book. Free shipping over $ Skip to content.

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Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Ghost Stories of an Antiquary/5(32). More Ghost Stories is a horror short story collection by British writer M. James, published in Some later editions under the title Ghost Stories of an Antiquary contain it and the earlier Ghost Stories of an Antiquary in one volume.

It was his second short story : M. James. The Ghost Stories of an Antiquary by M. James are truly unique in the genre in that they have very little to do with ghosts. They are not frightening, disturbing, horrific, suspenseful or even especially thought provoking however there is certainly a bland kind of interest coupled with a calm almost uneventful flow of the story which I find very comfortable/5(5).

When I was 9 years old, I got to buy a book by MR James with all of his ghost stories in it. It was a random selection really 'cause I don't even know the guy (again, I was only 9 years old) but I never regretted it.

His ghost stories are the best I've read. And even now 20 years later, his stories still gives me the creeps when I read them.5/5(4). Description: The second collection of ghost stories, published in Some later editions under the title Ghost Stories of an Antiquary contain the preceding Ghost Stories of an Antiquary in one es: A School Story, The Rose Garden, The Tractate.

“Ghost Stories of an Antiquary” was written as two collections, presented here as two volumes in a single work. There is a short author’s preface before the .The success of his antiquarian ghost-stories is rooted in his life as an antiquary.

Many of his stories revolve around the discovery of an old book or other antiquarian object that somehow calls down the wrath, or at least the unwelcome attention, of a supernatural menace, usually from beyond the grave. Ghost Stories of an Antiquary Ghost stories.

sister projects: Wikipedia article, Commons category. GHOST-STORIES OF AN ANTIQUARY. BY. MONTAGUE RHODES JAMES THE ENGLISHMAN WAS TOO DEEP IN HIS NOTE-BOOK TO GIVE MORE THAN AN OCCASIONAL GLANCE TO THE SACRISTAN.