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A highly regarded collection of ghostly fiction
The author of this collection of the eerie and bizarre was an American poet, author, translator and musician of the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Despite her many talents she attempted just one foray into the other world of supernatural fiction and the result was this book, The Itinerant House and Other Stories. W
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Hardcover, 196 pages
Published November 30th 2009 by Leonaur Ltd
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Jul 13, 2015 Bill Kerwin rated it did not like it

There are two good things I can say about Dawson: 1) Ambrose Bierce--who described her as his "pupil" (his quotes, not mine)--wrote an appreciation of this collection, calling it "a work of supreme genius," and 2) it must take a great deal of misapplied talent to write something this bad.

Born in Bangor, Maine in 1838 as Fanny Emma Dawson, Emma Frances Dawson claimed to have been born in Boston, Massachusetts in 1843. A singer of talent, she also claimed to have been tutored by Adelina Patti's fa
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