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Very Strange Stories - Fifty Astoundingly Queer Tales

H. P. Lovecraft

There are certain stories which stand out from the crowd owing to the unique creativity of the plot and the skill with which the author unfolds his tale. This selection contains 50 of the most ingenious short stories ever written. 'The Lighthouse on Shivering Sand' by J. S. Fletcher 'The Umbrella' by Arnold Bennett 'The Lovely Lady' by D. H. Lawrence 'The Lake' by W. F. Harvey 'A Tiger’s Skin' by W. W. Jacobs 'The Strange Case of Mr. Todmorden' by F. Britten Austin 'The Ghost Ship' by Richard Middleton 'The Victim' by Perceval Gibbon 'The Vampire' by Jan Neruda 'The Cost of Kindness' by Jerome K. Jerome 'Three Pennyworth of Luck' by Basil Murray 'A Considerable Murder' by Barry Pain 'Squirrel in a Cage' by E. M. Delafield 'The Cremona Violin' by E. T. A. Hoffmann 'The Anticipator' by Morley Roberts 'The Dust That Was Barren' by P. C. Wren 'The Stranger' by Ambrose Bierce 'The Deserter' by Stacy Aumonier 'The Silver Mask' by Hugh Walpole 'The Man Who Hated Aspidistras' by W. F. Harvey 'The Right Hand of Doom' by Robert E. Howard 'Cool Air' by H. P. Lovecraft 'The Magnet' by Barry Pain 'The Last Leaf' by O. Henry 'The Ruby Glass' by Hugh Walpole 'The Cats of Ulthar' by H. P. Lovecraft 'Unwinding' by W. F. Harvey 'At the Farmhouse' by E. F. Benson 'The Eyes' by Edith Wharton 'The Hair' by A. J. Alan Plus 20 more riveting tales.

There are certain stories which stand out from the crowd owing to the unique creativity of the plot and the skill with which the author unfolds his tale. This selection contains 50 of the most ingenious short stories ever written. 'The Lighthouse on Shivering Sand' by J. S. Fletcher 'The Umbrella' by Arnold Bennett 'The Lovely Lady' by D. H. Lawrence 'The Lake' by W. F. Harvey 'A Tiger’s Skin' by W. W. Jacobs 'The Strange Case of Mr. Todmorden' by F. Britten Austin 'The Ghost Ship' by Richard Middleton 'The Victim' by Perceval Gibbon 'The Vampire' by Jan Neruda 'The Cost of Kindness' by Jerome K. Jerome 'Three Pennyworth of Luck' by Basil Murray 'A Considerable Murder' by Barry Pain 'Squirrel in a Cage' by E. M. Delafield 'The Cremona Violin' by E. T. A. Hoffmann 'The Anticipator' by Morley Roberts 'The Dust That Was Barren' by P. C. Wren 'The Stranger' by Ambrose Bierce 'The Deserter' by Stacy Aumonier 'The Silver Mask' by Hugh Walpole 'The Man Who Hated Aspidistras' by W. F. Harvey 'The Right Hand of Doom' by Robert E. Howard 'Cool Air' by H. P. Lovecraft 'The Magnet' by Barry Pain 'The Last Leaf' by O. Henry 'The Ruby Glass' by Hugh Walpole 'The Cats of Ulthar' by H. P. Lovecraft 'Unwinding' by W. F. Harvey 'At the Farmhouse' by E. F. Benson 'The Eyes' by Edith Wharton 'The Hair' by A. J. Alan Plus 20 more riveting tales.
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There are certain stories which stand out from the crowd owing to the unique creativity of the plot and the skill with which the author unfolds his tale. This selection contains 50 of the most ingenious short stories ever written. 'The Lighthouse on Shivering Sand' by J. S. Fletcher 'The Umbrella' by Arnold Bennett 'The Lovely Lady' by D. H. Lawrence 'The Lake' by W. F. Harvey 'A Tiger’s Skin' by W. W. Jacobs 'The Strange Case of Mr. Todmorden' by F. Britten Austin 'The Ghost Ship' by Richard Middleton 'The Victim' by Perceval Gibbon 'The Vampire' by Jan Neruda 'The Cost of Kindness' by Jerome K. Jerome 'Three Pennyworth of Luck' by Basil Murray 'A Considerable Murder' by Barry Pain 'Squirrel in a Cage' by E. M. Delafield 'The Cremona Violin' by E. T. A. Hoffmann 'The Anticipator' by Morley Roberts 'The Dust That Was Barren' by P. C. Wren 'The Stranger' by Ambrose Bierce 'The Deserter' by Stacy Aumonier 'The Silver Mask' by Hugh Walpole 'The Man Who Hated Aspidistras' by W. F. Harvey 'The Right Hand of Doom' by Robert E. Howard 'Cool Air' by H. P. Lovecraft 'The Magnet' by Barry Pain 'The Last Leaf' by O. Henry 'The Ruby Glass' by Hugh Walpole 'The Cats of Ulthar' by H. P. Lovecraft 'Unwinding' by W. F. Harvey 'At the Farmhouse' by E. F. Benson 'The Eyes' by Edith Wharton 'The Hair' by A. J. Alan Plus 20 more riveting tales.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Robert E. Howard, W. F. Harvey, Cathy Dobson

Length:

22h 17m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

27:33


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

20:32


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

13:12


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

23:26


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

25:32


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

18:04


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

14:42


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

25:46


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

28:42


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

23:42


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

22:49


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

08:28


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

20:46


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

12:51


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

23:58


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

20:34


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

25:40


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

23:15


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

12:58


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

15:22


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

05:59


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

14:27


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

12:01


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

25:57


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

26:43


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

18:15


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

17:06


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

09:42


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

11:54


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

23:10


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

11:04


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

15:05


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

21:37


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

08:52


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

15:09


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

22:43


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

18:38


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

08:38


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

29:22


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

06:54


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

04:02


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

20:01


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

29:29


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

20:23


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

27:26


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

26:39


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

25:13


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

17:47


Chapter 49
Chapter 49

13:08


Chapter 50
Chapter 50

24:29


Chapter 51
Chapter 51

15:28


Chapter 52
Chapter 52

17:27


Chapter 53
Chapter 53

15:14


Chapter 54
Chapter 54

24:15


Chapter 55
Chapter 55

25:19


Chapter 56
Chapter 56

15:19


Chapter 57
Chapter 57

15:48


Chapter 58
Chapter 58

15:11


Chapter 59
Chapter 59

17:59


Chapter 60
Chapter 60

15:46


Chapter 61
Chapter 61

10:04


Chapter 62
Chapter 62

22:03


Chapter 63
Chapter 63

18:38


Chapter 64
Chapter 64

14:21


Chapter 65
Chapter 65

25:41


Chapter 66
Chapter 66

18:25


Chapter 67
Chapter 67

16:29


Chapter 68
Chapter 68

18:43


Chapter 69
Chapter 69

24:30


Chapter 70
Chapter 70

14:53


Chapter 71
Chapter 71

19:29


Chapter 72
Chapter 72

16:47