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The omnibus of 20th-century ghost stories

The omnibus of 20th-century ghost stories

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Published by Robinson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ghost stories, English.

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published in America as "Triumph of the night", 1989.

    Statementedited by Robert Phillips.
    ContributionsPhillips, Robert.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR1309.G5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination373p. ;
    Number of Pages373
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22375080M
    ISBN 101854870777

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    George Oliver Onions (13 November – 9 April ), who published under the name Oliver Onions, was a British writer of short stories and over 40 novels. He wrote in a variety of genres but is perhaps best remembered for his ghost stories, notably the highly regarded collection Widdershins and the widely anthologized novella "The Beckoning Fair One". Ghost is the fictional superhero of an eponymous comic book published by American company Dark Horse character appeared in specials and monthly titles detailing the afterlife of Elisa Cameron and her search for the truth surrounding her (apparent) death.. Ghost first appeared in Comics' Greatest World, week three, in After a popular special in , a monthly title devoted to.

    The Omnibus of 20th Century Ghost Stories: ed. Robert Phillips: Robinson: £ tp? Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least " (or 19 cm) tall, or at least " ( cm) wide/deep. The Virago Book of Ghost Stories: The Twentieth Century: Volume 2: ed. Richard Dalby: Virago: 1. Smaller volumes -- below pages or so -- include The Ghost Book (), Great Ghost Stories (), The Supernatural Omnibus (), Great Tales of Horror (), A Century of Creepy Stories (), A Second Century of Creepy Stories (), Best Ghost Stories (), The Second Ghost Book (), The Third Ghost Book (), The Reviews:


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20th Century Ghost The Rosebud Theatre is an old style movie palace, haunted by the semi-legendary spirit of a young woman. The girl died during a screening of The Wizard of Oz, appears infrequently throughout the Twentieth Century, and occasionally starts conversations with a select few moviegoers.

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Robert Phillips is the author and editor of more than twenty-five books, including The Triumph of the Night, which was reissued in paperback as The Omnibus of 20th Century Ghost Stories. He is Moores University Scholar at the University of Houston and has written for the New York Times, The New Yorker, and The Paris Review.

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Nearly two-thirds of the stories in the book were from the 20th century. For the editor, a ghost story contained a spirit of one or more persons showing itself or seeming to do so, haunting a place, person or thing. For some reason, poltergeists were s: 9. Haunted houses and demon lovers, anxious states of mind and revenge are some of the themes of the modern ghost story.

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The phantasms, shades, and specters in this volume of ghost stories by contemporary writers like Alison Lurie, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Joyce Carol Oates, and William Trevor as well as such modern literary giants as Henry James, Isak Dinesen, Franz Kafka, and/5(8).

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The Mammoth Book of 20th Century Ghost Stories by. Peter Haining (Editor) avg rating — 82 ratings. score:and 2 people voted The Haunted Omnibus by. Alexander Laing (Editor) avg rating — 19 ratings. score:and 1 person voted. 7. The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold () This story from the afterlife narrated by the ghost of a year-old murder victim was an instant bestseller when it.

Robert Phillips is the author and editor of more than twenty-five books, including The Triumph of the Night, which was reissued in paperback as The Omnibus of 20th Century Ghost Stories. He is Moores University Scholar at the University of Houston and has written for the New York Times, The New Yorker, and The Paris Review.

He lives in Texas.Publication: The Omnibus of 20th Century Ghost Stories You are not logged in. If you create a free account and sign in, you will be able to customize what is displayed. Any softcover book which is at least " (or 19 cm) tall, or at least " ( cm) wide/deep.About the Book. A riveting collection of spectral chills and ghostly tales by twenty-seven masters of twentieth-century literature.

The phantasms, shades, and specters in this volume of ghost stories by contemporary writers like Alison Lurie, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Joyce Carol Oates, and William Trevor as well as such modern literary giants as Henry James, Isak Dinesen, Franz Kafka, and.