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    • Fifty Classic Ghost Stories

    • By: E. F. Benson, Edith Wharton, F. Marion Crawford, and others
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 30 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
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    A wonderful collection of 50 of the best classic ghost stories ever written. 'The Missing Model' by Lettice Galbraith, 'Pomegranate Seed' by Edith Wharton, 'The Screaming Skull' by F. Marion Crawford, 'The Ghost in the Cupboard Room' by Wilkie Collins, 'The Shadow on the Blind' by Louisa Baldwin, 'A Ghost's Revenge' by Lettice Galbraith, 'The Lost Ghost' by Mary Wilkins-Freeman, 'On the Northern Ice' by Elia W. Peattie, 'The Cold Embrace' by Mary E. Braddon, 'The Dust Cloud' by E. F. Benson, and many more.

    Non-member price: $149.84

    • Weird Tales

    • By: William F. Nolan, John Gregory Betancourt, Katrien Rutten, and others
    • Narrated by: Wayne June
    • Length: 6 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Weird Tales is the original magazine of dark fantasy, sci-fi, and horror. Founded in 1923, the pioneering publication introduced the world to such counter-culture icons as Cthulhu the alien monster god and Conan the Barbarian. Weird Tales is well known for launching the careers of great authors like H.P. Lovecraft, Ray Bradbury, and Robert E. Howard, and its influence extends through countless areas of pop culture, from rock music and goth style to comic books and gaming.

    Non-member price: $30.72

    • Splendid Adventure Stories

    • Gripping Tales from the Master Storytellers
    • By: John Buchan, Mark Twain, Rudyard Kipling, and others
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 8 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
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    A gripping collection of some of the world’s best classic adventure stories....

    Non-member price: $38.95

    • More Strange Tales

    • By: E. Nesbit, Edgar Allan Poe, Arthur Conan Doyle, and others
    • Narrated by: Roy Macready
    • Length: 7 hrs and 14 mins
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    Another collection of 16 classic tales of the macabre and supernatural by some of the best-known writers in these genres.

    Non-member price: $25.39

    • Sailors' Yarns

    • Stories of Sea Dogs and Shipwrecks
    • By: Edgar Allan Poe, W. W. Jacobs, Rudyard Kipling, and others
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 9 hrs and 3 mins
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    A splendid collection of seafarers' tales. "Choice Spirits", by W. W. Jacobs; "A Descent into the Maelström", by Edgar Allan Poe; "Pickled Herring", by W. W. Jacobs; "The Secret Sharer", by Joseph Conrad; "Mixed Relations", by W. W. Jacobs; "The Upper Berth", by F. Marion Crawford; "The Finest Story in the World", by Rudyard Kipling; and many more.

    Non-member price: $37.45

    • Man Overboard!

    • By: F. Marion Crawford
    • Narrated by: Roy Macready
    • Length: 1 hr and 23 mins
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    Francis Marion Crawford (1854-1909) was an American writer, born in Italy and educated in the United States. He also studied at the universities of Cambridge and Heidelberg. He was a prolific writer in many fields, but it was his novels that were most popular, commanding a large following. His stories of the macabre and supernatural are very highly regarded.

    Non-member price: $8.12

    • The Screaming Skull

    • By: F. Marion Crawford
    • Narrated by: Roy Macready
    • Length: 1 hr and 10 mins
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    The Screaming Skull is one of F. Marion Crawford's Uncanny Tales, which was first published, posthumously, in London in 1911 and was issued two weeks later in America as Wandering Ghosts.

    Non-member price: $8.20

    • Uncanny Short Stories

    • By: B. M. Croker, Gertrude Atherton, William J. Wintle, and others
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 20 hrs and 20 mins
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    A spine-chilling collection of creepy, unsettling and unnerving stories. 'If You See Her Face' by B. M. Croker. 'The Ghost at the Blue Dragon' by William J. Wintle. 'The Shadows' by Henry S. Whitehead. 'The Grey Cat' by Barry Pain. 'The Yellow Globe' by Alexander W. Drake. 'The Devil of the Marsh' by H. B. Marriott-Watson. 'The Spectre Spiders' by William J. Wintle. 'The Curious Vehicle' by Alexander W. Drake. 'Number Ninety' by B. M. Croker. 'The Black Cat' by William J. Wintle. 'The Permanent Stiletto' by W. C. Morrow. 'Passing of a God' by Henry S. Whitehead. 'The Chamber of Doom' by William J. Wintle. 'The White Cat' by Hugh Walpole. 'The Loosened Cord' by Alexander W. Drake. 'Mrs. Brassington-Claypott's Children's Party' by F. Anstey. 'The Inmate of the Dungeon' by W. C. Morrow. 'The Red Rosary' by William J. Wintle. 'Caveat Emptor' by F. Anstey. 'The Former Passengers' by B. M. Croker...and over 20 more unsettling tales.

    Non-member price: $119.87

    • Uncanny Tales

    • By: F. Marion Crawford
    • Narrated by: Roy Macready
    • Length: 4 hrs and 29 mins
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    Francis Marion Crawford (1854-1909) was an American writer, born in Italy and educated in the USA. He also studied at the universities of Cambridge and Heidelberg. He was a prolific writer in many fields, but it was his novels that were most popular, commanding a large following. His stories of the macabre and supernatural are very highly regarded. Roy Macready reads five of them from Uncanny Tales.

    Non-member price: $18.28

    • For the Blood Is the Life

    • By: F. Marion Crawford
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 40 mins
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    Francis Marion Crawford (1854-1909) was an American writer noted for his classic weird and fantastic stories, especially those set in Italy. One of the most famous of these is 'For the Blood Is the Life' - a strange and uncanny vampire story set on the coast of Calabria.

    Non-member price: $8.98

    • The Screaming Skull

    • By: F. Marion Crawford
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 1 hr and 15 mins
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    Francis Marion Crawford (1854-1909) was an American writer famed for his classic weird and fantastic stories. One of his most famous tales is 'The Screaming Skull' - a terrifying ghost story based on a true horror legend of a hideous murder which is avenged from beyond the grave.

    Non-member price: $10.47

    • Great Classic Suspense

    • Five Unabridged Classics
    • By: Edgar Allan Poe, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Robert W. Chambers, and others
    • Narrated by: Geraint Wyn Davies, uncredited
    • Length: 2 hrs and 48 mins
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    This collection includes five of the greatest stories of American classic horror. The richest of language is used to create extraordinary atmosphere - gloom, darkness, solitude, despair - and the relentless feeling of impending doom. Includes: "The Oval Portrait", by Edgar Allan Poe; "Ethan Brand", by Nathaniel Hawthorne; "The Yellow Sign", by Robert W. Chambers; "The Upper Berth", by F. Marion Crawford; and "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge", by Ambrose Bierce.

    Non-member price: $14.57

    • Great Ghost Stories - Volume 1

    • By: F. Marion Crawford, Edith Wharton, Robert Louis Stevenson, and others
    • Narrated by: Flo Gibson, John MacDonald, Grover Gardner
    • Length: 4 hrs and 2 mins
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    This ghostly (and ghastly) collection includes: "The Upper Berth", "The Lady's Maid", "Markheim", "Ghost Stories of the Tiled House","What Was It?", "Madame Crowl's Ghost" and "The Golden Arm".

    Non-member price: $25.35

    • The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and Other Tales of the Macabre

    • By: Robert Louis Stevenson, Guy de Maupassant, Ambrose Bierce, and others
    • Narrated by: John L Chatty, Jack Benson, Jim Killavey, and others
    • Length: 8 hrs and 21 mins
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    Robert Louis Stevenson's "The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde" is of the best "macabre" tales ever written. It is presented here in its entirety along with eight other incredible tales.

    Non-member price: $21.53

    • The Upper Berth

    • By: F. Marion Crawford
    • Narrated by: Jack Benson
    • Length: 52 mins
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    A gentleman decides to take a sea voyage to calm his nerves. But he encounters an eerie creature on board that has anything but that effect.

    Non-member price: $7.18

    • The Dead Smile

    • By: F. Marion Crawford
    • Narrated by: Mike Vendetti
    • Length: 1 hr
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    Forbidden love in name baronial estate. An evil man dies with an evil smile upon his face believing his evil secret is going with him to the grave. And there it remains until the lovers creep into the crypt shortly after the stroke of midnight. An erie tale certain to creep you out and keep you in suspense.

    Non-member price: $9.08

    • Uncanny Stories - Ghostly Tales of Horror

    • By: Rudyard Kipling, Robert Louis Stevenson, Richard Cumberland, and others
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 7 hrs and 31 mins
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    A spine-chilling collection of tales of uncanny happenings, ghostly apparitions, unexplained mysteries, evil deeds and tragic events.

    Non-member price: $28.09

    • Great Ghost Stories - Volume 2

    • By: F. Marion Crawford, Robert Louis Stevenson, Joseph Le Fanu, and others
    • Narrated by: Flo Gibson, Mary Woods, Grover Gardner
    • Length: 4 hrs and 22 mins
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    This eerie collection includes: "The Doll's Ghost", "Thrawn Janet", "The Watcher", "The Old Nurse's Story", and "The Canterville Ghost".

    Non-member price: $20.30

    • Classic Ghost Stories 1

    • By: Bram Stoker, Charles Dickens, F. Marion Crawford, and others
    • Narrated by: Richard Pasco
    • Length: 5 hrs and 1 min
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    Rats and mice, and beetles and creaky doors, and loose slates, and broken panes, and stiff drawer handles, that stay out when you pull them and then fall down in the middle of the night...Rats is bogeys, I tell you, and bogeys is rats, and don't you get to think anything else! Ghosts, vampires, werewolves and even rats, all make an appearance in this collection of frighteningly good classic stories from Bram Stoker, Charles Dickens, Rudyard Kipling and more! 

    Non-member price: $19.75

    • Vampire Horror!

    • By: M. R. James, John Polidori, F. Marion Crawford
    • Narrated by: Bill Wallis, Anthony Head, John Telfer, and others
    • Length: 2 hrs and 58 mins
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    Four classic tales of the undead, read by Bill Wallis, Anthony Head, John Telfer and Cornelius Garrett.

    Non-member price: $13.77