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Tales of Life and Death

H. G. Wells

The boundaries which divide life from death are at best shadowy and vague. Never more so than in this collection of 30 weird and macabre tales. 'The Stolen Body' by H. G. Wells 'The Young Lady in Black' by Amyas Northcote 'On the Brighton Road' by Richard Middleton 'When I Was Dead' by Vincent O'Sullivan 'A Vision of Judgement' by H. G. Wells 'This Is All' by Barry Pain 'A Dead Finger' by Sabine Baring-Gould 'Under the Knife' by H. G. Wells 'Rattle of Bones' by Robert E. Howard 'Kerfol' by Edith Wharton 'The Downs' by Amyas Northcote 'Story of an Obstinate Corpse' by Elia. W. Peattie 'The Coffin Merchant' by Richard Middleton 'The Cold Embrace' by M. E. Braddon 'The Death of Halpin Frayser' by Ambrose Bierce 'The Everlasting Club' by Arthur Gray 'The Ghost Club' by John Kendrick Bangs 'Wailing Well' by M. R. James 'Will' by Vincent O'Sullivan 'The Striding Place' by Gertrude Atherton 'The Vampire' by Jan Neruda 'Mrs. Raeburn's Waxwork' by Eleanor Smith 'Miss Mary Pask' by Edith Wharton 'On the Northern Ice' by Elia W. Peattie 'Sea Curse' by Robert E. Howard 'The Snow' by Hugh Walpole 'Number Ninety' by B. M. Croker 'From the Loom of the Dead' by Elia W. Peattie 'The Greatest Good of the Greatest Number' by Gertrude Atherton 'Never Bet the Devil Your Head' by Edgar Allan Poe

The boundaries which divide life from death are at best shadowy and vague. Never more so than in this collection of 30 weird and macabre tales. 'The Stolen Body' by H. G. Wells 'The Young Lady in Black' by Amyas Northcote 'On the Brighton Road' by Richard Middleton 'When I Was Dead' by Vincent O'Sullivan 'A Vision of Judgement' by H. G. Wells 'This Is All' by Barry Pain 'A Dead Finger' by Sabine Baring-Gould 'Under the Knife' by H. G. Wells 'Rattle of Bones' by Robert E. Howard 'Kerfol' by Edith Wharton 'The Downs' by Amyas Northcote 'Story of an Obstinate Corpse' by Elia. W. Peattie 'The Coffin Merchant' by Richard Middleton 'The Cold Embrace' by M. E. Braddon 'The Death of Halpin Frayser' by Ambrose Bierce 'The Everlasting Club' by Arthur Gray 'The Ghost Club' by John Kendrick Bangs 'Wailing Well' by M. R. James 'Will' by Vincent O'Sullivan 'The Striding Place' by Gertrude Atherton 'The Vampire' by Jan Neruda 'Mrs. Raeburn's Waxwork' by Eleanor Smith 'Miss Mary Pask' by Edith Wharton 'On the Northern Ice' by Elia W. Peattie 'Sea Curse' by Robert E. Howard 'The Snow' by Hugh Walpole 'Number Ninety' by B. M. Croker 'From the Loom of the Dead' by Elia W. Peattie 'The Greatest Good of the Greatest Number' by Gertrude Atherton 'Never Bet the Devil Your Head' by Edgar Allan Poe
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The boundaries which divide life from death are at best shadowy and vague. Never more so than in this collection of 30 weird and macabre tales. 'The Stolen Body' by H. G. Wells 'The Young Lady in Black' by Amyas Northcote 'On the Brighton Road' by Richard Middleton 'When I Was Dead' by Vincent O'Sullivan 'A Vision of Judgement' by H. G. Wells 'This Is All' by Barry Pain 'A Dead Finger' by Sabine Baring-Gould 'Under the Knife' by H. G. Wells 'Rattle of Bones' by Robert E. Howard 'Kerfol' by Edith Wharton 'The Downs' by Amyas Northcote 'Story of an Obstinate Corpse' by Elia. W. Peattie 'The Coffin Merchant' by Richard Middleton 'The Cold Embrace' by M. E. Braddon 'The Death of Halpin Frayser' by Ambrose Bierce 'The Everlasting Club' by Arthur Gray 'The Ghost Club' by John Kendrick Bangs 'Wailing Well' by M. R. James 'Will' by Vincent O'Sullivan 'The Striding Place' by Gertrude Atherton 'The Vampire' by Jan Neruda 'Mrs. Raeburn's Waxwork' by Eleanor Smith 'Miss Mary Pask' by Edith Wharton 'On the Northern Ice' by Elia W. Peattie 'Sea Curse' by Robert E. Howard 'The Snow' by Hugh Walpole 'Number Ninety' by B. M. Croker 'From the Loom of the Dead' by Elia W. Peattie 'The Greatest Good of the Greatest Number' by Gertrude Atherton 'Never Bet the Devil Your Head' by Edgar Allan Poe

Language:

English

Narrators:

Edith Wharton, M. R. James, Cathy Dobson

Length:

11h 52m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

27:37


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

14:48


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

28:54


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

08:20


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

10:07


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

11:53


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

18:45


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

15:29


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

07:27


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

12:36


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

12:05


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

21:18


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

17:06


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

17:18


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

17:29


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

01:48


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

20:54


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

15:28


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

17:56


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

08:44


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

15:16


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

23:34


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

10:30


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

08:18


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

03:16


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

16:08


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

16:35


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

21:52


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

18:06


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

25:42


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

11:22


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

05:35


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

14:29


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

08:28


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

19:17


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

12:10


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

10:12


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

17:40


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

02:46


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

06:43


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

08:54


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

18:43


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

23:28


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

21:26


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

14:30


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

25:39


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

25:46