Classic Tales of Horror

  • Title: Classic Tales of Horror
  • Author: Rudyard Kipling William Edmondstoune Aytoun E.F. Benson J. Sheridan Le Fanu M.R. James Nathaniel Hawthorne Edgar Allan Poe Wilkie Collins
  • ISBN: 2000003449187
  • Page: 116
  • Format: MP3 CD
  • Classic Tales of Horror A spine tingling collection of horror stories by authors such as Bram Stoker John Galsworthy and M R James Patrick Malahide gives a suitably chilling performance as reader This horror selection inc
    A spine tingling collection of 8 horror stories by authors such as Bram Stoker, John Galsworthy and M.R James Patrick Malahide gives a suitably chilling performance as reader This horror selection includes the first ever recorded version of W.W Jacobs famous story of the genre entitled The Monkey s Paw Also there s a famous Poe story, The Masque of the Red Death, a rA spine tingling collection of 8 horror stories by authors such as Bram Stoker, John Galsworthy and M.R James Patrick Malahide gives a suitably chilling performance as reader This horror selection includes the first ever recorded version of W.W Jacobs famous story of the genre entitled The Monkey s Paw Also there s a famous Poe story, The Masque of the Red Death, a rare M.R James called Martin s Close featuring the trial of Martin by the hanging judge and Stoker s tale about a black cat gaining her revenge which is definitely not for the squeamish Turn out the lights and be terrified

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    About Rudyard Kipling William Edmondstoune Aytoun E.F. Benson J. Sheridan Le Fanu M.R. James Nathaniel Hawthorne Edgar Allan Poe Wilkie Collins


    1. Joseph Rudyard Kipling was a journalist, short story writer, poet, and novelist.Kipling s works of fiction include The Jungle Book 1894 , Kim 1901 , and many short stories, including The Man Who Would Be King 1888 His poems include Mandalay 1890 , Gunga Din 1890 , The Gods of the Copybook Headings 1919 , The White Man s Burden 1899 , and If 1910 He is regarded as a major innovator in the art of the short story his children s books are classics of children s literature and one critic described his work as exhibiting a versatile and luminous narrative gift.Kipling was one of the most popular writers in the United Kingdom, in both prose and verse, in the late 19th and early 20th centuries Henry James said Kipling strikes me personally as the most complete man of genius as distinct from fine intelligence that I have ever known In 1907, at the age of 41, he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature, making him the first English language writer to receive the prize, and its youngest recipient to date He was also sounded out for the British Poet Laureateship and on several occasions for a knighthood, both of which he declined.Awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1907 in consideration of the power of observation, originality of imagination, virility of ideas and remarkable talent for narration which characterize the creations of this world famous author Kipling kept writing until the early 1930s, but at a slower pace and with much less success than before On the night of 12 January 1936, Kipling suffered a haemorrhage in his small intestine He underwent surgery, but died less than a week later on 18 January 1936 at the age of 70 of a perforated duodenal ulcer Kipling s death had in fact previously been incorrectly announced in a magazine, to which he wrote, I ve just read that I am dead Don t forget to delete me from your list of subscribers.


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    1. Contents:'The Monkey's Paw' by W.W. Jacobs'Timber' by John Galsworthy'The Masque of the Red Death' by Edgar Allan Poe'The Squaw' by Bram Stoker'Martin's Close' by M.R. James'The Man in the Bell' by W.E.Ayton'Caterpillars' by E.F. Benson'A Tale of Terror' by Thomas HoodGood collection of horror tales, most of which I wasn't familiar with. And excellent narration by Patrick Malahide. I especially liked The Squaw and Caterpillars.

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    2. Creepy little collection of horror stories not the best I’ve ever listened to, but fun for October. The Squaw was probably my favorite, and Martin’s Close was definitely chilling.

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    3. I forgot about the animal harm in the one story but at least the momma animal gets her revenge.

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    4. Another fun little audiobook collection of short stories that's great for listening to while you do small tasks. Except for the one with the kitten. That one might make you cry and whimper at work if you're reading it in publicThis collection contains:'The Monkey's Paw' by W.W. Jacobs--This one is a classic horror tale that I'd read a long time ago, but had largely forgotten. Nothing particularly terrigying really happens in it, and yet.'Timber' by John Galsworthy--I'd never heard of this one be [...]

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    5. Some of these were excellent! Creepy indeed!

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