By Jess Nevins
Seventeen stories comprise Max Beerbohm's "Enoch Soames," during which an vague poet makes a care for the satan and travels ahead in time to find history's verdict of his paintings; "Laura," by means of Saki, a witty and relocating standpoint on loss of life and loss that recounts a lifeless woman's reincarnation as an animal that plagues her buddies; "The 3 Sisters," via W. W. Jacobs, writer of "The Monkey's Paw," concerning a plot to expedite an inheritance through simulating a ghostly visitation; "The Pavilion," by means of E. Nesbit, within which a couple of romantic opponents problem one another to spend the evening at a haunted pavilion; and "The King Waits," Clemence Dane's account of the ultimate 5 mins sooner than Anne Boleyn's execution. extra tales contain the works of Algernon Blackwood, M. R. James, Lord Dunsany, and others.
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