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Lord Halifax's Ghost Book - The Two Books Complete in One Volume

Lord Halifax

One of the hobbies of Charles Lindley Wood, 2nd Viscount Halifax, was the collection of gruesome tales of the supernatural. These stories were told to him by friends, acquaintances and sent to him by strangers, and he duly recorded them in a book over the course of his long life – he lived to be 94. This is the complete collection in one volume. • "The Harper of Inverary" • "The Man in the Iron Cage" • "The Secret of Glamis" • "The Grey Man of Wrotham" • "The Haunting of Hinton Ampner" • "The Death of Lord Tyrone" • "The Passenger with the Bag" • "'Marche!'" • "The Man in a Silk Dress" • "The Strange Experience of the Reverend Spencer Nairne" • "The Renishaw Coffin" • "The Butler in the Corridor" • "The Telephone at the Oratory" • "The Strangling Woman" • "'Here I Am Again!'" • "Head of a Child" • "The Woman in White" • "The Corpse Downstairs" • "The Murderer's Dream" • "The Mad Butler" • "Lady Goring's Dream" • "The Sexton of Chilton Polden" • "The Last Appearance of Mr. Bullock" • "The Corpse that Rose" • "The Footsteps at Haverholme Priory" • "'I will pay you all to-morrow'" • "The Haunted Bungalow" • "The Monk of Bolton Abbey" • "The Gentleman with the Latch-Key" • "The Bordeaux Diligence" • "The Appearance of Mr. Birkbeck" • "The Vampire Cat" • "Lord Lytton and a Horoscope" • "Colonel P.'s Ghost Story" • "Shrieks in the West Room at Flesbury" • "The Shrouded Watcher" • "The Ghostly Passenger" • "The Fawn Lady of Burton Agnes" • "The Ghost of Lord Conyers Osborne" • "The Ghost of Lady Carnarvon" • "The Ghost of Bishop Wilberforce" • "The Ship in Distress" • "The Widow in the Train" • "Killed in Action" • "The Troubled Spirit of Tintern Abbey" • "Labédoyère's Doom" • "Exorcism at St. Donat's Castle" • "What the Gardener Saw" • "Three in a Bed" • "The Simla Bungalow" • "The Cardinal of Waverley Abbey" • "'Someone by his Side'" • "Bishop King's Escape" • "Two Friends" • "The Spanish Knife" • "'Turn to the Right!'" • "President Lincoln's Dream" • "John Art

One of the hobbies of Charles Lindley Wood, 2nd Viscount Halifax, was the collection of gruesome tales of the supernatural. These stories were told to him by friends, acquaintances and sent to him by strangers, and he duly recorded them in a book over the course of his long life – he lived to be 94. This is the complete collection in one volume. • "The Harper of Inverary" • "The Man in the Iron Cage" • "The Secret of Glamis" • "The Grey Man of Wrotham" • "The Haunting of Hinton Ampner" • "The Death of Lord Tyrone" • "The Passenger with the Bag" • "'Marche!'" • "The Man in a Silk Dress" • "The Strange Experience of the Reverend Spencer Nairne" • "The Renishaw Coffin" • "The Butler in the Corridor" • "The Telephone at the Oratory" • "The Strangling Woman" • "'Here I Am Again!'" • "Head of a Child" • "The Woman in White" • "The Corpse Downstairs" • "The Murderer's Dream" • "The Mad Butler" • "Lady Goring's Dream" • "The Sexton of Chilton Polden" • "The Last Appearance of Mr. Bullock" • "The Corpse that Rose" • "The Footsteps at Haverholme Priory" • "'I will pay you all to-morrow'" • "The Haunted Bungalow" • "The Monk of Bolton Abbey" • "The Gentleman with the Latch-Key" • "The Bordeaux Diligence" • "The Appearance of Mr. Birkbeck" • "The Vampire Cat" • "Lord Lytton and a Horoscope" • "Colonel P.'s Ghost Story" • "Shrieks in the West Room at Flesbury" • "The Shrouded Watcher" • "The Ghostly Passenger" • "The Fawn Lady of Burton Agnes" • "The Ghost of Lord Conyers Osborne" • "The Ghost of Lady Carnarvon" • "The Ghost of Bishop Wilberforce" • "The Ship in Distress" • "The Widow in the Train" • "Killed in Action" • "The Troubled Spirit of Tintern Abbey" • "Labédoyère's Doom" • "Exorcism at St. Donat's Castle" • "What the Gardener Saw" • "Three in a Bed" • "The Simla Bungalow" • "The Cardinal of Waverley Abbey" • "'Someone by his Side'" • "Bishop King's Escape" • "Two Friends" • "The Spanish Knife" • "'Turn to the Right!'" • "President Lincoln's Dream" • "John Art
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One of the hobbies of Charles Lindley Wood, 2nd Viscount Halifax, was the collection of gruesome tales of the supernatural. These stories were told to him by friends, acquaintances and sent to him by strangers, and he duly recorded them in a book over the course of his long life – he lived to be 94. This is the complete collection in one volume. • "The Harper of Inverary" • "The Man in the Iron Cage" • "The Secret of Glamis" • "The Grey Man of Wrotham" • "The Haunting of Hinton Ampner" • "The Death of Lord Tyrone" • "The Passenger with the Bag" • "'Marche!'" • "The Man in a Silk Dress" • "The Strange Experience of the Reverend Spencer Nairne" • "The Renishaw Coffin" • "The Butler in the Corridor" • "The Telephone at the Oratory" • "The Strangling Woman" • "'Here I Am Again!'" • "Head of a Child" • "The Woman in White" • "The Corpse Downstairs" • "The Murderer's Dream" • "The Mad Butler" • "Lady Goring's Dream" • "The Sexton of Chilton Polden" • "The Last Appearance of Mr. Bullock" • "The Corpse that Rose" • "The Footsteps at Haverholme Priory" • "'I will pay you all to-morrow'" • "The Haunted Bungalow" • "The Monk of Bolton Abbey" • "The Gentleman with the Latch-Key" • "The Bordeaux Diligence" • "The Appearance of Mr. Birkbeck" • "The Vampire Cat" • "Lord Lytton and a Horoscope" • "Colonel P.'s Ghost Story" • "Shrieks in the West Room at Flesbury" • "The Shrouded Watcher" • "The Ghostly Passenger" • "The Fawn Lady of Burton Agnes" • "The Ghost of Lord Conyers Osborne" • "The Ghost of Lady Carnarvon" • "The Ghost of Bishop Wilberforce" • "The Ship in Distress" • "The Widow in the Train" • "Killed in Action" • "The Troubled Spirit of Tintern Abbey" • "Labédoyère's Doom" • "Exorcism at St. Donat's Castle" • "What the Gardener Saw" • "Three in a Bed" • "The Simla Bungalow" • "The Cardinal of Waverley Abbey" • "'Someone by his Side'" • "Bishop King's Escape" • "Two Friends" • "The Spanish Knife" • "'Turn to the Right!'" • "President Lincoln's Dream" • "John Art

Language:

English

Narrators:

Cathy Dobson

Length:

8h 39m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

02:39


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

04:47


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

01:32


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

18:30


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

16:51


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

10:56


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

29:15


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

19:32


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

06:34


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

17:12


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

08:40


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

09:37


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

07:21


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

04:42


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

06:10


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

04:13


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

06:43


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

02:00


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

04:00


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

04:47


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

05:03


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

03:19


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

03:37


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

05:20


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

01:04


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

04:07


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

05:53


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

05:15


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

02:01


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

04:11


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

03:33


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

05:31


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

01:51


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

04:39


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

04:06


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

29:12


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

22:55


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

11:02


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

19:07


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

02:37


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

01:51


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

02:26


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

01:59


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

01:20


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

01:16


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

01:56


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

02:12


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

02:10


Chapter 49
Chapter 49

06:32


Chapter 50
Chapter 50

23:22


Chapter 51
Chapter 51

14:12


Chapter 52
Chapter 52

03:50


Chapter 53
Chapter 53

02:24


Chapter 54
Chapter 54

03:51


Chapter 55
Chapter 55

03:02


Chapter 56
Chapter 56

03:35


Chapter 57
Chapter 57

02:36


Chapter 58
Chapter 58

03:11


Chapter 59
Chapter 59

05:56


Chapter 60
Chapter 60

02:31


Chapter 61
Chapter 61

01:20


Chapter 62
Chapter 62

04:23


Chapter 63
Chapter 63

01:41


Chapter 64
Chapter 64

02:01


Chapter 65
Chapter 65

02:38


Chapter 66
Chapter 66

01:56


Chapter 67
Chapter 67

03:54


Chapter 68
Chapter 68

10:32


Chapter 69
Chapter 69

06:14


Chapter 70
Chapter 70

03:04


Chapter 71
Chapter 71

19:54


Chapter 72
Chapter 72

20:08


Chapter 73
Chapter 73

20:54