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Tales of Terror (The Enchanted World)

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A collection of thirteen tales about ghosts, goblins, hauntings, and black magic, gathered from places as far apart as Arabia and Norway.

Stories: Walking dead of Brittany -- Implacable army -- In the body of the beast -- Harvest of horrors -- Goblin's guest -- Unfinished death -- Furies of the far north -- Bloodguilt of a royal house -- Stormy reckoning -- Bride of the gho
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Hardcover, 143 pages
Published March 1st 1987 by Time-Life Books (first published January 1st 1987)
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Etienne
Feb 01, 2016 rated it really liked it
Classic tales, elegantly told, brilliantly illustrated.
Natajia
Jan 24, 2011 rated it it was amazing
I LOOOOOVEEEEEE THESE BOOKS. The whole series is just so awesome :D
P.S. Winn
Aug 24, 2017 rated it it was amazing
The number thirteen to me has always held a bit of horror and fear. This collection has thirteen stories that might just keep you up at night. Of course, with a Time-life book you will know you are grabbing a winner.
Athena
Feb 17, 2008 rated it it was amazing
My review for all of these books in this series is the same.

Time-Life has once again done an outstanding job putting together a series. From cover to cover they are thoughtful, beautiful books. I'm starting to sound generic, but it's true.
I'm a DK fan, I like white backgrounds and side notes with clear sections for every subject. This series has none of that. What they do have is an old book feel. Timeless artwork, thoroughness, and very well written makes these a must on my occult/paranormal b
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Jamie Belanger
Jan 28, 2013 rated it really liked it
Terror? There wasn't anything in here that I would call terrifying. I read these stories right before going to bed, sometimes reading two or three in a sitting. I didn't get a single nightmare, and I was hoping for some since they tend to give me good story ideas I can use later. But this book did have a lot of good stories, and I was happy to see the editor put each story in its own chapter, as opposed to the other volumes in the series where the stories often run together in a big confusing me ...more
Sonia
May 13, 2014 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
13 spine-tingling folk tales from all over the world. I loved it! Very eerie, some sad and some very gruesome! A must read for those who love scary tales.
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Shelves: waste-of-life
Gave up. No terror at all; the tone's more an overview than narrative tales. Did not suit my reading mood.
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