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Great British Tales of Terror (v. 1) by…

Great British Tales of Terror (v. 1)

by Peter Haining (Editor)

Other authors: William Harrison Ainsworth (Contributor), Anne of Swansea (Contributor), Anna Letitia Barbauld (Contributor), WIlliam Beckford (Contributor), Edward George Bulwer-Lytton (Contributor)20 more, George Gordon Byron (Contributor), Thomas de Quincey (Contributor), Nathan Drake (Contributor), William Child Green (Contributor), James Hogg (Contributor), Leigh Hunt (Contributor), Francis Lathom (Contributor), Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu (Contributor), Matthew Gregory Lewis (Contributor), Charles Maturin (Contributor), John William Polidori (Contributor), Thomas Peckett Prest (Contributor), Ann Radcliffe (Contributor), Raphael (Contributor), G.W.M. Reynolds (Contributor), Walter Scott (Contributor), Mary Shelley (Contributor), Percy Bysshe Shelley (Contributor), William Makepeace Thackeray (Contributor), Horace Walpole (Contributor)

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Haining, PeterEditorprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Ainsworth, William HarrisonContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Anne of SwanseaContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Barbauld, Anna LetitiaContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Beckford, WIlliamContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Bulwer-Lytton, Edward GeorgeContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Byron, George GordonContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
de Quincey, ThomasContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Drake, NathanContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Green, William ChildContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Hogg, JamesContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Hunt, LeighContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Lathom, FrancisContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Le Fanu, Joseph SheridanContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Lewis, Matthew GregoryContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Maturin, CharlesContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Polidori, John WilliamContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Prest, Thomas PeckettContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Radcliffe, AnnContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
RaphaelContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Reynolds, G.W.M.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Scott, WalterContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Shelley, MaryContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Shelley, Percy ByssheContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Thackeray, William MakepeaceContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Walpole, HoraceContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 048641938X, Paperback)

These 23 chilling tales tell of the returning dead, haunted places, weird creatures, and the supernatural in "The Return of the Soul" by Robert Hichens, "The Mummy's Foot" by Theophile Gautier, Lafcadio Hearn's "Of a Promise Broken," as well as spine-tinglers by Algernon Blackwood, J. Sheridan LeFanu, Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch, Lord Dunsany, and other masters.

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