Dorothy Scarborough, “Famous Modern Ghost Stories”


15 famous ghost stories


Contents stories by: Arthur Machen, Leonid Andreyev, Guy de Maupassant, Anatole France, Richard Le Gallienne, William Fryer Harvey, Myla Jo Closser, Ambrose Bierce, Mary E. Wilkins Freeman, Edgar Allan Poe, Fitz-James O’Brien, Olivia Howard Dunbar, Algernon Blackwood, Robert W. Chambers, Wilbur Daniel Steele.


Dorothy Scarborough (1878-1935) was known for her roles as a teacher, folklorist, and writer. Though born and raised in Texas, Scarborough moved to New York City to earn her Ph.D. in literature at Columbia, where she later taught writing. An interest in ghosts led to two books on the subject, Famous Modern Ghost Stories(1921) and Humorous Ghost Stories (1921). She also wrote the acclaimed novel, The Wind (1925).



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  • Publisher: Intra S.r.l.s. (June 20, 2021)
  • Language: English
  • Paperback: 257 pages
  • ISBN-13: 979-1259910875
  • Weight: 12.3 ounces
  • Dimensions: 5 x 0.65 x 8 inches
  • Price: (INT) $ 14.99 (paperback), 4,99 (ebook Amazon) – (IT) € 4,99 (ebook Amazon), 3,99 (ebook Intra)

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