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Famous ghost stories

Bennett Cerf

Famous ghost stories

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Published by Random House in [New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ghost stories

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcompiled, and with an introductory note, by Bennett Cerf, with illustrations by Hugo Steiner-Prag and William Sharp
    SeriesThe Illustrated modern library
    The Physical Object
    Pagination436 p.
    Number of Pages436
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14637213M


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