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The Canterville Ghost
BY OSCAR WILDE I When Mr. Hiram B. Otis, the Am...

Some Famous Ghosts Of The National Capitol
(Philadelphia _Press_, Oct. 2, 1898) The Capitol at ...

Wyndham's Letter
"Sr. According to your desire and my promise I have wr...

Dream Of Mr Perceval's Murder
"SUNDHILL, December, 1832. "[Some account of a dream...

Riding Home From Mess
In 1854, General Barter, C.B., was a subaltern in the 7...

The Eight-mile Lock
It was in the August of 1889, when I was just arranging...

My Gillie's Father's Story
Fishing in Sutherland, I had a charming companion in th...

The Signal-man
"Halloa! Below there!" When he heard a voice ...

Two Military Executions
In the spring of the year 1862 General Buell's big ...

A Model Ghost Story
(Boston _Courier_, Aug. 10) A very singular story wh...





Cavalier Version {121}






"1627. Since William Lilly the Rebells Jugler and Mountebank in his
malicious and blaspheamous discourse concerning our late Martyred
Soveraigne of ever blessed memory (amongst other lyes and falsehoods)
imprinted a relation concerning an Aparition which foretold several
Events which should happen to the Duke of Buckingham, wherein he
falsifies boeth the person to whom it appeared and ye circumstances; I
thought it not amis to enter here (that it may be preserved) the true
account of that Aparition as I have receaved it from the hande and
under the hande of Mr. Edmund Wyndham, of Kellefford in the County of
Somersett. I shall sett it downe (ipsissimis verbis) as he delivered
it to me at my request written with his own hande.





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