Series: Penguin Mini Modern Classics
Mass Market Paperback: 112 pages
Publisher: Penguin Classic; UK ed. edition (March 29, 2011)
Product Dimensions: 4.4 x 0.3 x 6.3 inches
Amazon Rank: 7627835
Format: PDF Text djvu book
'The lower jaw was thin - what can I call it? - shallow, like a beast's; teeth showed behind the black lips...' M. R. James is the master of the English ghost story, whose tales are inhabited not by ethereal spirits, but by terrifying, palpable forces of evil. In these four stories figures appear in paintings, demonic voices are heard, books awaken ancient horrors - and ordinary objects and situations are transformed into inescapable nightmares. ...