The Phantom Coach

The Phantom Coach

A Connoisseur's Collection of Victorian Ghost Stories

Book - 2014
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"From the editor of The Dead Witness and Dracula's Guest, Michael Sims, expert on all things Victorian, presents a collection of stories about humanity's oldest supernatural obsession: ghosts. The Phantom Coach, gathers memorable ghost tales from the Victorian era by a surprising, often-legendary cast, from Charles Dickens and Edith Wharton to Henry James, Thomas Hardy, and Arthur Conan Doyle. With a skillful introduction to the genre and notes on each story, The Phantom Coach is a spectacular collection of ghostly Victorian thrills"-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury, 2014
Edition: First U.S. edition
ISBN: 9781620408056
1620408058
Branch Call Number: F PHANT
Characteristics: xviii, 297 pages ; 21 cm
Additional Contributors: Sims, Michael 1958-- Editor

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TacomaLibrary Oct 15, 2016

Ghost stories date back centuries, but those written in the Victorian era have a unique atmosphere and dark beauty. Michael Sims, has gathered twelve of the best stories about humanity's oldest supernatural obsession.


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Jan 13, 2017

Jan 13 2017 THIS IS A VERY GOOD COLLECTION OF GHOST STORIES. ALSO

I WOOD RECOMMEND SUSAN HILL HER STORIES ARE REALLY
SUSPENSE AND THRILLER COMBINED.
ALSO: ALEX GRECIAN ( THE YARD )
STEPHEN GALLAGER ( BEDLAM DETECTIVE )

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