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Rudyard Kipling's Tales of horror & fantasy / with an introduction by Neil Gaiman ; edited by Stephen Jones.

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  • ISBN: 9781453216088 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1453216081 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource : illustrations
  • Publisher: New York : Pegasus Books, 2011.

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Formatted Contents Note:
The vampire -- The dream of Duncan Parrenness -- The city of dreadful night -- An Indian ghost story in England -- The phantom 'rickshaw -- The strange ride of Morrowbie Jukes -- The unlimited draw of Tick Boileau -- In the house of Suddhoo -- The Bisara of Pooree -- Haunted subalterns --By word of mouth -- The recurring smash -- The dreitarbund -- Bubbling well road -- The sending of Dana Da -- My own true ghost story -- Sleipner, late Thurinda -- The man who would be king -- The solid muldoon -- Baboo Mookerji's undertaking -- The joker -- The wandering Jew -- The courting of Dinah Shadd -- The mark of the beast -- At the end of the passage -- The recrudescence of Imray -- The finances of the gods -- The finest story in the world -- Children of the zodiac -- The lost legion -- A matter of fact -- The bridge-builders -- The brushwood boy -- The tomb of his ancestors -- Wireless -- "They" -- With the night mail : a story of 2000 AD -- The house surgeon -- The knife and the naked chalk -- In the same boat -- As easy as A.B.C.: a tale of 2150 AD -- Swept and garnished -- Mary Postgate -- The village that voted the earth was flat -- A madonna of the trenches -- The wish house -- The gardener -- The eye of Allah -- On the gate: a tale of '16 -- The appeal.
Summary, etc.:
A complete volume of the Nobel Prize-winning writer's fantastical pieces ranges from traditional ghost stories to works of psychological horror and includes the works "The Phantom Rickshaw," "The Strange Ride of Morrowbie Jukes," and "The Mark of the Beast."
Source of Description Note:
Description based on print version record.
Subject: Short stories, English.
Horror tales, English.
Fantasy fiction, English.
Genre: Short stories.
Electronic books.
Horror fiction.

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