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The Ash-Tree Press Annual Macabre 2003: Ghosts At 'the Cornhill' 1931-1939 (The Ash-Tree Press Annual Macabre)
by Jack Adrian , C. Gordon Glover , Winifred Peck , Mary Lutyens , Kathleen Collison-Morley , Nugent Barker , Maud Diver , W.M. Letts , more…Mary Webb , Elizabeth Horsfall , M.A. Peart , Anthony Ffettyplace , Rob Sugg , Joyce Kilburn , Alan Griff …less
The later years of the Victorian era are justly famous for many things, not least the extraordinary flowering of monthly and weekly magazines which sprang up to cater to the newly literate middle classes. Among the most famous—and successful—of these magazines was The Cornhill, which was created in 1860 and outlasted all its rivals, finally closing its doors in 1975. From ...more
Hardcover, 220 pages
Published December 30th 2003 by Ash-Tree Press
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While I have many of the Ash-Tree press publications, I have been partial to these annual editions over the years. Decided to play catch up a bit as I haven't read one in a while. I'm sad to say many of the stories are not that memorable, but there are a couple gems in here that were worth the read to get to. Since it took me a while to read through this, and as noted, can't recall some of the earlier stories, I'll just say overall it is a 3 star, even though the last two stories I would ...more