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The Short Stories of W. W. Jacobs

W. W. Jacobs

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Description:

William Wymark Jacobs (1863 - 1943) was an English author of short stories and novels. His most popular works in the early part of the last century were his humorous tales set around the docks of Wapping and in the tap-room of the infamous Cauliflower tavern. Many of his stories were written in a Cockney vernacular and were keenly observant of character. His most famous horror stories are The Monkey's Paw and His Brother's Keeper both of which have been included in numerous anthologies. 'Smoked Skipper' 'Choice Spirits' 'Alf’s Dream' 'A Tiger’s Skin' 'The Test' 'A Disciplinarian' 'A Love Knot' 'Her Uncle' 'The Dreamer' 'Angel’s Visits' 'A Circular Tour' 'An Intervention' 'The Cabin Passenger' 'Money Changers' 'The Lost Ship' 'Pickled Herring' 'His Lordship' 'A Distant Relative' 'A Rash Experiment' 'Two of a Trade' 'A Safety Match' 'In the Family' 'The Monkey’s Paw' 'Brother Hutchins' 'Mixed Relations' 'The Grey Parrot' 'The Three Sisters' 'His Brother’s Keeper' 'The Disbursement Sheet' 'Rule of Three' 'The Interruption' 'The Changeling'

Language:

English

Narrators:

Cathy Dobson

Length:

12h 24m


Chapters

Free Sample

05:00

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

26:49


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

20:01


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

16:41


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

22:29


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

25:46


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

24:35


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

13:48


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

27:56


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

25:40


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

20:25


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

25:39


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

25:29


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

13:25


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

14:27


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

14:30


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

13:28


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

10:48


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

24:11


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

25:15


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

29:13


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

26:48


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

26:14


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

24:01


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

11:01


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

06:15


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

08:38


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

15:38


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

30:09


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

27:00


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

20:06


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

07:22


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

07:46


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

10:15


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

04:08


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

21:37


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

16:29


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

07:21


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

09:23


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

12:20


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

02:58


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

28:47