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Publication: The Best Ghost Stories

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  • Publication: The Best Ghost StoriesPublication Record # 580572
  • Editor: uncredited
  • Date: 2015-07-17
  • ISBN: 978-1-5151-0190-1 [1-5151-0190-8]
  • Publisher: CreateSpace
  • Price: $10.99
  • Pages: 274
  • Format:
    tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
  • Notes:
    • All publishing data from and its "Look Inside" feature as of 2016-08-01.
    • Anonymously compiled but usually attributed to Joseph Lewis French (The Supernatural Index).
    • "Some Real American Ghosts" is comprised of a number of short essays mostly from newspaper accounts.
    • It may be a mistake on the publisher's part, but the story The Man Who Went Too Far by E. F. Benson from the original printing is not listed on Amazon's "Look Inside" feature as being reprinted in this edition.
    • The hardcover edition of The Best Ghost Stories as published by Bdd Promotional Book Co. in May of 1990 is NOT the same anthology despite being listed as a modern hardcover reprinting of this book.
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Anthology Title: The Best Ghost Stories • (1919) • anthology by Joseph Lewis French [as by uncredited]

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