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More Spook Stories - ebook/epub

More Spook Stories - ebook/epub
More Spook Stories - ebook/epub
E.F. Benson
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This is one of the latest collections of Benson’s ghost stories. All the villains are gathered here: a lame man, an imperious woman and other petty criminals. One of the stories tells about the elderly, and the ideal of their life is the clergy, for this they may die. Benson is one of those authors who writes masterpiece ghost stories.
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