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The collected ghost stories of M. R. James

The collected ghost stories of M. R. James

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Published by Arnold in London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Paginationxii, 647 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13749113M

  "The only one-volume edition to include all the published stories included in M. R. James's Collected Ghost Stories, plus three uncollected tales." The book is introduced and edited by Darryl. James's ghost stories were published in a series of collections: Ghost Stories of an Antiquary (), More Ghost Stories of an Antiquary (), A Thin Ghost and Others (), and A Warning to the Curious and Other Ghost Stories (). The first hardback collected edition appeared in Born: Montague Rhodes James, 1 August , .

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Collected Ghost Stories by M R James is a collection of twenty-two ghost stories, plus a fascinating essay on the writing of ghost stories. Montague Rhodes James () was a medieval scholar and Provost of King's College, Cambridge. His stories are classics of their genre, understated, beautifully paced and almost never explicit/5(). Ghost stories, English M.R. James is probably the finest ghost-story writer England has ever produced. These tales are not only classics of their genre, but are also superb examples of beautifully-paced understatement, convincing background and chilling terror.5/5(1).


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James was a master of his craft so his ghost stories have influenced many authors and filmmakers. Each of his short stories evokes the most vivid images even though James tends to limit his descriptions, allowing the imagination of the reader to run wild/5().

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James is a handsome edition which is bound to please loyal fans and readers new to this master of the supernatural tale. Read more 17 /5(47). The Collected Ghost Stories of an Antiquary book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. THE GOTHIC CLASSIC Classic ghost stori.

The Uncommon Prayer-Book A Neighbour's Landmark A View from a Hill A Warning to the Curious An Evening's Entertainment There was a Man Dwelt by a Churchyard Rats After Dark in the Playing Fields Wailing Well The Experiment The Malice of Inanimate Objects A Vignette Appendix: M.

James on Ghost Stories Explanatory Notes4/4(7). This edition presents all of James's published ghost stories, including the unforgettable 'Oh, Whistle and I'll Come to You, My Lad' and 'Casting the Runes', and an appendix of James's writings on the ghost story.

Darryl Jones's introduction and notes provide a fascinating insight into James's background and his mastery of the genre he made his.

M.R. James. Montague Rhodes James, who used the publication name M.R. James, was a noted British mediaeval scholar & provost of King's College, Cambridge (–18) & of Eton College (–36). He's best remembered for his ghost stories which are widely regarded as among the finest in English literature.4/5.

M.R. James’s most popular book is Collected Ghost Stories. M.R. James has books on Goodreads with ratings. M.R. James’s most popular book is Collected Ghost Stories. M.R. James has books on Goodreads with ratings.

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The Collected Ghost Stories of M. James is the title of M. James ' omnibus collection of ghost stories, published inbringing together all but four of his ghost stories (which had yet to be published). Montague Rhodes James (–) was a medievalist scholar; Provost of King's College, : M.

James. Collected Ghost Stories by James, M. (Author) ON Jul, Paperback by James, M. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Collected Ghost Stories by M. James,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(K). Collected Ghost Stories - Ebook written by M.

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James. The book was published in multiple languages including, consists of pages and is available in Hardcover format. The /5. Collected Ghost Stories by MR James – review These spooky tales from a 'weird fictionist of the very first rank' are released just in time for the darker months Nicholas Lezard.

THE COLLECTED GHOST STORIES OF M.R. JAMES is a chilling collection of twenty truly terrifying ghostly tales from M.R. James, one of the most highly regarded ghost story writers in history.

This collection is DRM free and includes an active table of contents for easy : Halcyon Press Ltd. First published inColected Ghost Stories is a collection of most of M.R. James much revered stories. These stories were all first written for publication in magazines or for his famous Christmas readings, and were subsequently collected into four seperate volumes: Ghoast Stories of an Antiquary (), More Ghost Stories (), A Thin Ghost and Others (), and A Warning to the Cited by: 9.

First published in'The Penguin Complete Ghost Stories of M. R. James' is a collection of 31 short supernatural stories written mainly between the years and The main part of the collection is made up from the consolidation of four previous collections, with a small number of stories written after that point added to the total.4/5.The Collected Ghost Stories of M R James In many ways, M R James was destined to be a superlative writer of ghost stories.

Born inhis interest in antiquarian matters was evident even during boyhood and he spent the whole of his long bachelor life steeped in the past: first at Eton and then Cambridge as an undergraduate and subsequently an academic, later completing the full circle by /5(37).

Collected Ghost Stories by M. R. James; 15 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Ghost stories, English ghost stories, Horror stories, Ghosts, Victorian.