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6 edition of Classic Horror Stories found in the catalog.

Classic Horror Stories

Sixteen Legendary Stories of the Supernatural

by Charles A. Coulombe

  • 131 Want to read
  • 1 Currently reading

Published by The Lyons Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Classic fiction,
  • Horror & ghost stories,
  • Short stories,
  • Horror tales, American,
  • Fiction,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Classics,
  • Horror - General,
  • Fiction / Classics,
  • Horror tales, English

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8861248M
    ISBN 101592282008
    ISBN 109781592282005

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