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Meddling with Ghosts: Stories in the Tradition of M.R. James
"Ancient in their themes of evil and dread, thoroughly modern in their execution, the stories of M. R. James have had an immense influence on the supernatural genre and on the popular perception of what makes a successful ghost story. His subtle depiction of ghostly menace in everyday surroundings, often ambiguous until a swift and terrible climax, created a style both adm ...more
Hardcover, 288 pages
Published January 1st 2002 by British Library
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