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Publication: The Last Apprentice: The Spook's Tale and Other Horrors

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  • Publication: The Last Apprentice: The Spook's Tale and Other HorrorsPublication Record # 497172
  • Author: Joseph Delaney
  • Date: 2009-04-00
  • ISBN: 978-0-06-173028-3 [0-06-173028-9]
  • Publisher: Greenwillow Books / HarperCollins
  • Price: $10.99
  • Pages: 166
  • Format:
    hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
  • Type: COLLECTION
  • Cover: The Spook's Tale and Other Horrors by Patrick Arrasmith
  • Notes:
    • Month from Amazon.com
    • $12.99 in Canada.
    • Has a dust jacket.
    • The background of the cover has shiny gold shading - this hasn't scanned well. (It's more like the cover of the 2010 tp, but a bit wider.)
    • The layout of the publication / Table of Contents is confusing - there looks like there are more stories than there really are.
      • The Heading "The Spook's Tale" is followed by scene setting text, then has chapter headings interspersed with the story.
      • The heading "Alice's Tale" is followed by scene setting text, then sub-heading "Mouldheels and Maggots" followed by the story.
      • The heading "Grimalkins's Tale" is followed by its scene setting text, then sub-heading "The Witch Assassin" followed by the story.
    • "The Gallery of Villians" is a set of extracts from the series - relating to various villianous characters, plus framing text.
  • External IDs:
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