1844081591 and 1844085384: 496 pages (1st ed. 2006)
This book contains a selection of stories drawn from "The Virago Book of Ghost Stories/The Virago Book of Ghost Stories The Twentieth Century Volume I," "The Virago Book of Ghost Stories The Twentieth Century Volume II/Modern Ghost Stories by Eminent Women Writers," and "The Virago Book of Victoria Ghost Stories/Victorian Ghost Stories by Eminent Women Writers."
Do not combine it with any of the above!
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Napoleon and the spectre / Charlott Brontë -- The old nurse's story / Elizabeth Gaskell -- The story of Salome / Amelia B. Edwards -- Reality or delusion? / Mrs. Henry Wood -- The old house in Vauxhall Walk / Charlotte Riddell -- The open door / Margaret Oliphant -- The Villa Lucienne / Ella D'Arcy -- The vacant lot / Mary E. Wilkins -- The violet car / E. Nesbit -- The eyes / Edith Wharton -- The token / May Sinclair -- Rosalind / Richmal Crompton -- dt The haunted saucepan / Margery Lawrence -- The book / Margaret Irwin -- Miss de Mannering of Asham / F.M. Mayor -- The station road / Ann Bridge -- Roaring tower / Stella Gibbons -- The happy autumn fields / Elizabeth Bowen -- The mistress in black / Rosemary Timperley -- Don't tell Cissie / Celia Fremlin -- Who's been sitting in my car? / Antonia Fraser -- The haunting of Shawley Rectory / Ruth Rendell -- The July ghost / A.S. Byatt -- The dream of fair women / A.L. Barker -- Black dog / Penelope Lively -- The chauffeur / Rosemary Pardoe -- Diamond Jim / Lisa St Aubin de Terán -- Ashputtle / Angela Carter -- The ghosts of Calagou / Elizabeth Fancett -- The traitor / Joan Aiken -- Redundant / Dorothy K. Haynes.
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Featuring some of the finest writers of the 19th and 20th centuries, these stories gather to haunt and horrify - an irresistible read for those with a taste for being spooked.