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The House And The Brain
LORD EDWARD BULWER-LYTTON A friend of mine, who is...

The Satin Slippers
On 1st February, 1891, Michael Conley, a farmer living ...

The Mummy's Foot
BY THEOPHILE GAUTIER I had sauntered idly into the s...

The Wraith Of The Czarina
"In the exercise of his duties as one of the pages-in-w...

At Old Man Eckert's
Philip Eckert lived for many years in an old, weath...

The Pool In The Graveyard
By this corner of the graveyard the red dawn disco...

The Ventriloquist
The following anecdotes are related by the Abbe de la...

The Beresford Ghost
"There is at Curraghmore, the seat of Lord Waterford, i...

The Ghost On Ship-board
A gentleman of high respectability in the navy relate...

To The God Nibib, Child
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The Rival Ghosts
The good ship sped on her way across the calm Atlantic. It was an outward passage, according to the little charts which the company had charily distributed, but most of the passengers were homeward bound, after a summer of rest a...

One Does Not Always Eat What Is On The Table
By the light of a tallow candle which had been placed on one end of a rough table a man was reading something written in a book. It was an old account book, greatly worn; and the writing was not, apparently, very legible, for the man ...

What May Happen In A Field Of Wild Oats
". . . The sun had hardly risen when we left the house. We were looking for quail, each with a shotgun, but we had only one dog. Morgan said that our best ground was beyond a certain ridge that he pointed out, and we crossed it by a t...

A Man Though Naked May Be In Rags
The coroner rose from his seat and stood beside the dead man. Lifting an edge of the sheet he pulled it away, exposing the entire body, altogether naked and showing in the candle-light a claylike yellow. It had, however, broad maculat...