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Title: A True Relation of the Apparition of One Mrs. Veal the Next Day After Her Death to One Mrs. Bargrave at Canterbury the 8th of September 1705

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Title: A True Relation of the Apparition of One Mrs. Veal the Next Day After Her Death to One Mrs. Bargrave at Canterbury the 8th of September 1705 Title Record # 1032764
Author: Daniel Defoe
Date: 1706-00-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Webpages: librivox.org
Language: English
Note:
  • "one of the earliest fictional Ghost Stories – though apparently based on a true incident" --SFE: Encyclopedia of Fantasy (1997), biog. entry by Mike Ashley
  • "in fact more reportage of a claimed sighting than an actual ghost story" --SFE3, biog. entry by John Clute and Peter Nicholls
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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Famous Ghost Stories by English Authors 1910-09-00 ed. Adam L. Gowans Gowans & Gray (Gowans's New Sixpenny Series #2)   -/6 128
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Famous Ghost Stories by English Authors 1912-06-00 ed. Adam L. Gowans Gowans & Gray (Gowans's Cosmopolitan Library)   1/- 225
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Famous Ghost Stories by English Authors 1919-01-00 ed. Adam L. Gowans Gowans & Gray (Gowans's Cosmopolitan Library #2)   2/- 225
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Famous Ghost Stories by English Authors 1920-10-00 ed. Adam L. Gowans Gowans & Gray (Gowans's Cosmopolitan Library #2)     225
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Selected Ghost Stories 1996-11-00 ed. Giles Gordon Bloomsbury 0-7475-2914-0 £10.95 232
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Jeff Fisher (artist)  
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