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Classic campfire stories : forty spooky tales / William W. Forgey ; illustrated by Paul G. Hoffman.

Forgey, William W., 1942- (editor.). Hoffman, Paul G., (illustrator.).

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  • 4 of 5 copies available at Bibliomation.
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Black Rock Branch - Bridgeport C CLASSIC (Text to phone) 34000151230331 Adult Short Stories Available -
Burroughs-Saden Main - Bridgeport C CLASSIC (Text to phone) 34000151230349 Adult Short Stories Available -
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"Distributed by NATIONAL BOOK NETWORK"--Title page verso.
Formatted Contents Note:
How to tell a ghost story / Mark Twain -- The valley of the blue mist / Doc Forgey -- The human hand / Doc Forgey -- La Cucaracha Mine / Doc Forgey -- The ice walker / Grey Owl -- The message / Doc Forgey -- The curse of the Australian gold / Doc Forgey -- The lost hunter / Doc Forgey -- The bog / Doc Forgey -- The walking stick / Doc Forgey -- Dave's paugan / Scott E. Power -- The lost piece at Bad Cache Rapids / David R. Scott -- The nightmare trail / Scott E. Power -- A trapper's greed / Scott E. Power -- A knock at the door / David R. Scott -- Scared to death / Scott E. Power -- Tatanka Sapa and his medicine bowl / David R. Scott -- Piqua / Scott E. Power -- The legend of Stiffy Green / Rev. Mark M. Wilkins -- One cruel joke / Scott E. Power -- Beneath the lone post / David R. Scott -- The night visitor at Lockwood Inn / David R. Scott -- The tell-tale heart / Edgar Allan Poe -- The curse of the silver seal / David R. Scott -- The monkey's paw / W.W. Jacobs -- The vampire of Croglin Grange / Augustus Hare -- A musical enigma / Rev. C.P. Cranch -- The haunting at Vine Street / Ambrose Bierce -- Deluse's golden curse / Ambrose Bierce -- Gold tooth / Scott E. Power, Doc Forgey -- Willie Brown and the graveyard corpse / Doc Forgey -- Lost face / Jack London -- The bloody hand / Doc Forgey -- One summer night / Ambrose Bierce -- The stranger / Ambrose Bierce -- The manor / Sir Walter Scott -- The Minnesota maggot of death / Doc Forgey -- Running wolf / Algernon Blackwood -- The predator of souls / Scott E. Power, Doc Forgey -- The windigo and the fork / Doc Forgey.
Summary, etc.:
Need a good scary story to tell to youngsters--or to anyone, young or old, who wants a little fright before going off to sleep in the great outdoors? Nothing goes better with gooey s'mores and a glowing campfire than a good ghost story, and this collection of Doc Forgey's best scary classics and frightening folktales will send shivers up anyone's spine. Classic Campfire Stories includes forty classic stories of adventures and ghosts, all fun and easy to remember and retell. --Publisher.
Subject: Ghost stories, American.
Paranormal fiction, American.
Storytelling.
Genre: Short stories.
Paranormal fiction.
Ghost stories.

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