|01-18-2009, 10:06 PM||#1|
Join Date: Dec 2008
Various Authors: Famous Modern Ghost Stories. v1. 19 Jan 2009
Famous Modern Ghost Stories, Various Authors, edited by Dorothy Scarborough.
Here's what's inside:
Introduction: The Imperishable Ghost
By Algernon Blackwood
The Shadows on the Wall
By Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
By Robert W. Chambers
By Leonid Andreyev
The Beast with Five Fingers
By W. F. Harvey
The Mass of Shadows
By Anatole France
What Was It?
By Fitz-James O'Brien
The Middle Toe of the Right Foot
By Ambrose Bierce
The Shell of Sense
By Olivia Howard Dunbar
The Woman at Seven Brothers
By Wilbur Daniel Steele
At the Gate
By Myla Jo Closser
By Edgar Allan Poe
The Haunted Orchard
By Richard Le Gallienne
By Arthur Machen
By Guy de Maupassant
|01-21-2009, 05:39 AM||#2|
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Houston, Texas
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Dorothy Scarborough was really big in the 1920s. She was a Texan who taught literature at Columbia. Her most famous book The Wind (1925) had semi-supernatural aspects to it.
I have a public domain story by her that I'll upload sometime.
Unfortunately she was caught up in the copyright extension hassle. Here's a short article I wrote about her.
Last edited by rjnagle; 01-21-2009 at 05:44 AM.
|01-21-2009, 02:48 PM||#3|
Join Date: Dec 2008
Awesome article! Now I am dying to read "The Wind!" Kind of reminds me of the Yellow Wallpaper.
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