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The First Book of Ghost Stories: Widdershins

by Onions, Oliver

Condition: Very good. No dust jacket as issued. No creasing. Light cover surface wear. Clean interior.


New York.: Dover Publications Inc., 1978. Trade paperback. Very good. No dust jacket as issued. No creasing. Light cover surface wear. Clean interior.. 1 206 p. Audience: General/trade. First published in 1911, this is an unabridged Dover republication of the 8 stories in 'Widdershins', as they appeared in the English 1935 edition. The lead story is 'The Beckoning Fair One, ' considered one of the greatest ghost stories of all time. Other titles herein: Phantas; Rooum; Benlian; The Accident; The Lost Thyrsus; Hic Jacet; The Cigarette Case.
  • Bookseller: Hedgehog's Whimsey Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: Alibris.96780002969
  • Title: The First Book of Ghost Stories: Widdershins
  • Author: Onions, Oliver
  • Format/binding: Trade paperback
  • Book condition: Used - Very good. No dust jacket as issued. No creasing. Light cover surface wear. Clean interior.
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Paperback
  • ISBN 10: 0486236080
  • ISBN 13: 9780486236087
  • Publisher: Dover Publications Inc.
  • Place: New York.
  • Date published: 1978
  • Keywords: Early 20th century|The Beckoning Fair One|Phantas|Rooum|Benlian|The Accident|The Lost Thyrsus|Hic Jacet|The Cigarette Case

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