HALLOWEEN Ultimate Collection: 200+ Mysteries, Horror Classics & Supernatural Tales

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DigiCat presents to you this unique Halloween collection with horror thrillers, supernatural mysteries, monster tales and gothic novels carefully picked out to strike the fear and chills into your bones as …the winter is coming: H. P. Lovecraft: The Dunwich Horror The Shunned House From Beyond Théophile Gautier: Clarimonde The Mummy's Foot James Malcolm Rymer & Thomas Peckett Prest: Sweeney Todd, the Demon Barber of Fleet Street Edgar Allan Poe: The Fall of the House of Usher The Murders in the Rue Morgue Mary Shelley: Frankenstein The Evil Eye John William Polidori: The Vampyre Bram Stoker: Dracula The Squaw Washington Irving: The Legend of Sleepy Hollow The Spectre Bridegroom Henry James: The Turn of the Screw The Romance of Certain Old Clothes The Ghostly Rental M. R. James: Canon Alberic's Scrap-Book The Mezzotint Wilkie Collins: The Haunted Hotel The Devil's Spectacles E. F. Benson: The Room in the Tower The Man Who Went Too Far Nathaniel Hawthorne: Rappaccini's Daughter The Birth Mark Ambrose Bierce: The Death of Halpin Frayser The Haunted Valley Arthur Machen: The Great God Pan The Terror William Hope Hodgson: The House on the Borderland The Night Land Carnacki, the Ghost-Finder M. P. Shiel: Shapes in the Fire Arthur Conan Doyle: The Leather Funnel The Beetle Hunter Ralph Adams Cram: Black Spirits and White Grant Allen: The Reverend John Creedy The Backslider Richard Marsh: The Beetle Thomas Hardy: What the Shepherd Saw The Grave by the Handpost Charles Dickens: The Signal-Man The Hanged Man's Bride Guy de Maupassant: The Horla Ghosts Pedro De Alarçon: The Nail Walter Hubbell: The Great Amherst Mystery Francis Marion Crawford: The Dead Smile The Screaming Skull Man Overboard! For The Blood is the Life The Upper Berth By The Water of Paradise The Doll's Ghost John Buchan: No-Man's-Land The Watcher by the Threshold W. W. Jacobs: The Monkey's Paw The Severed Hand Miscellaneous Tales: The Ghost in the Cap'n Brown House The Apparition of Mrs. Veal When the World Was Young Uncle Cornelius His Story…

About the Author

Wilhelm Hauff, a notable figure in German literature, was born on November 29, 1802, in Stuttgart, Germany. He was a short-lived yet prolific author, whose career was fleeting but impactful, tragically cut down by his untimely death at the age of 24 in 1827. Despite his brief period of literary activity, Hauff managed to produce a substantial body of work that bears witness to his vivid imagination and his mastery of the German language. His legacy includes poetry, satirical writings, and a range of narratives, among which his fairy tales and novellas stand out for their enduring appeal and literary artistry. Hauff's engagement with elements of fantasy, romance, and adventure mirrored the broader Romantic movement that flourished in Europe during the early 19th century, albeit with his distinctive stamp. One such collection that showcases his fascination with the supernatural and the macabre is 'HALLOWEEN Ultimate Collection: 200+ Mysteries, Horror Classics & Supernatural Tales', which posthumously brings together an extensive variety of Hauff's contributions to the genre of horror and mystery. An anthology that exudes the spirit of Halloween, it illustrates Hauff's adeptness in weaving tales that combine the eerie with the profound, often reflecting the societal undercurrents of his time. Though his body of work is not voluminous, the quality of his storytelling solidified his position as a significant figure in the realm of German Romantic literature, and his stories have continued to captivate readers generations after his passing.

Product Details

Publisher: DigiCat

Genre: Sprache - Englisch

Language: English

Size: 6500 Pages

Filesize: 11.5 MB

ISBN: 8596547755012