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The Grim Reaper's Bedside Story Book - Tales of Gruesome and Unusual Deaths

Edgar Allan Poe

A highly unsettling collection of macabre stories in which death and the dead are key themes. "Moon’s Gibbet", by Egerton Castle "A Strange Goldfield", by Guy Boothby "The Withered Arm", by Thomas Hardy "The Pistol Shot", by Alexander Pushkin "The Premature Burial", by Edgar Allan Poe "The Dead Hand", by Wilkie Collins "The Famous Race Between the Hearse and the Steamroller", by Sidney Keyes "The Masque of the Red Death", by Edgar Allan Poe "Nine O’Clock", by Wilkie Collins "The Queen of Spades", by Alexander Pushkin "The Other Side", by Count Eric Stenislaus Stenbock "The King is Dead, Long Live the King", by Mary Coleridge "The Restless Dead", by Lord Halifax "The Dumb Man", by Sherwood Anderson "The Idiot", by Arnold Bennett "The Mortal Immortal", by Mary Shelley "Lost in a Pyramid", by Louisa M. Alcott "They", by Rudyard Kipling "An Idyll of London", by Beatrice Harraden "The Monkey’s Paw", by W. W. Jacobs "Senility", by Sherwood Anderson "The Black Ferry", by John Galt "The Mines of Falun", by E. T. A. Hoffmann "The Dead", by James Joyce "The Cord", by Charles Baudelaire "The Child with the Bread Shoes", by Théophile Gautier "Jenny", by Victor Hugo

A highly unsettling collection of macabre stories in which death and the dead are key themes. "Moon’s Gibbet", by Egerton Castle "A Strange Goldfield", by Guy Boothby "The Withered Arm", by Thomas Hardy "The Pistol Shot", by Alexander Pushkin "The Premature Burial", by Edgar Allan Poe "The Dead Hand", by Wilkie Collins "The Famous Race Between the Hearse and the Steamroller", by Sidney Keyes "The Masque of the Red Death", by Edgar Allan Poe "Nine O’Clock", by Wilkie Collins "The Queen of Spades", by Alexander Pushkin "The Other Side", by Count Eric Stenislaus Stenbock "The King is Dead, Long Live the King", by Mary Coleridge "The Restless Dead", by Lord Halifax "The Dumb Man", by Sherwood Anderson "The Idiot", by Arnold Bennett "The Mortal Immortal", by Mary Shelley "Lost in a Pyramid", by Louisa M. Alcott "They", by Rudyard Kipling "An Idyll of London", by Beatrice Harraden "The Monkey’s Paw", by W. W. Jacobs "Senility", by Sherwood Anderson "The Black Ferry", by John Galt "The Mines of Falun", by E. T. A. Hoffmann "The Dead", by James Joyce "The Cord", by Charles Baudelaire "The Child with the Bread Shoes", by Théophile Gautier "Jenny", by Victor Hugo
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A highly unsettling collection of macabre stories in which death and the dead are key themes. "Moon’s Gibbet", by Egerton Castle "A Strange Goldfield", by Guy Boothby "The Withered Arm", by Thomas Hardy "The Pistol Shot", by Alexander Pushkin "The Premature Burial", by Edgar Allan Poe "The Dead Hand", by Wilkie Collins "The Famous Race Between the Hearse and the Steamroller", by Sidney Keyes "The Masque of the Red Death", by Edgar Allan Poe "Nine O’Clock", by Wilkie Collins "The Queen of Spades", by Alexander Pushkin "The Other Side", by Count Eric Stenislaus Stenbock "The King is Dead, Long Live the King", by Mary Coleridge "The Restless Dead", by Lord Halifax "The Dumb Man", by Sherwood Anderson "The Idiot", by Arnold Bennett "The Mortal Immortal", by Mary Shelley "Lost in a Pyramid", by Louisa M. Alcott "They", by Rudyard Kipling "An Idyll of London", by Beatrice Harraden "The Monkey’s Paw", by W. W. Jacobs "Senility", by Sherwood Anderson "The Black Ferry", by John Galt "The Mines of Falun", by E. T. A. Hoffmann "The Dead", by James Joyce "The Cord", by Charles Baudelaire "The Child with the Bread Shoes", by Théophile Gautier "Jenny", by Victor Hugo

Language:

English

Narrators:

Wilkie Collins, Thomas Hardy, Cathy Dobson

Length:

15h 18m


Chapters

Free Sample

05:00

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

20:29


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

13:08


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

16:53


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

05:14


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

08:15


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

09:06


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

08:24


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

06:12


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

06:13


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

10:48


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

06:28


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

06:44


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

18:34


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

13:51


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

18:30


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

19:52


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

28:54


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

24:18


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

27:14


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

16:27


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

26:44


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

21:50


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

08:27


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

15:59


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

17:04


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

08:17


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

06:20


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

09:24


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

30:48


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

17:01


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

19:54


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

20:08


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

03:55


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

12:30


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

21:03


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

16:35


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

15:16


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

10:24


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

01:48


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

15:48


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

16:23


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

20:43


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

18:19


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

15:33


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

11:01


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

06:15


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

08:38


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

05:41


Chapter 49
Chapter 49

28:26


Chapter 50
Chapter 50

17:23


Chapter 51
Chapter 51

20:45


Chapter 52
Chapter 52

19:01


Chapter 53
Chapter 53

13:43


Chapter 54
Chapter 54

24:01


Chapter 55
Chapter 55

23:28


Chapter 56
Chapter 56

19:19


Chapter 57
Chapter 57

23:35


Chapter 58
Chapter 58

04:32


Chapter 59
Chapter 59

08:29


Chapter 60
Chapter 60

17:22


Chapter 61
Chapter 61

11:14