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Curious Tales is a podcast dedicated to sharing the best spooks and scares that classic horror has to offer. Each episode, Jonnie retells one of his favourite tales from the world's greatest writers. And remember, they're only stories...

Curious Tales is a podcast dedicated to sharing the best spooks and scares that classic horror has to offer. Each episode, Jonnie retells one of his favourite tales from the world's greatest writers. And remember, they're only stories...
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United Kingdom

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Curious Tales is a podcast dedicated to sharing the best spooks and scares that classic horror has to offer. Each episode, Jonnie retells one of his favourite tales from the world's greatest writers. And remember, they're only stories...

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English


Episodes

Episode 26 - The Mezzotint

5/12/2018
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Ending series two, we follow on from episode 15's tale of Dennistoun's adventures in France and learn that he is not alone amongst his antiquarian friends in having curious encounters. For more information - curioustalespod.com To get in touch with the show - curioustalespod@gmail.com

Duration:00:29:52

Episode 25 - The Hand

5/5/2018
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In this episode, a judge tells us the mysterious circumstances that followed his first meeting with the enigmatic Sir John Rowell.

Duration:00:17:06

Episode 24 - The Upper Berth

4/28/2018
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In this episode, somebody asks for cigars and what follows is the story of why this man flatly refuses to ever cross the Atlantic in a certain ship ever again.

Duration:00:59:20

Episode 23 - The Body Snatcher

4/21/2018
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In this episode, we hear the tale of Fettes, a drunken old Scotsman, and the things he did as a young medical man in Edinburgh. For more information - curioustalespod.com To pledge your support - patreon.com/curioustales To get in touch with the show - curioustalespod@gmail.com

Duration:00:53:22

Episode 22 - The Statement Of Randolph Carter

4/14/2018
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In this episode, we listen to one man's statement about the dark and frightful task that saw his friend vanish from the world. For more information - curioustalespod.com To pledge your support - patreon.com/curioustales To get in touch with the show - curioustalespod@gmail.com

Duration:00:28:09

Episode 21 - Man-Size In Marble

4/7/2018
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In this episode, we hear the tale of one man's tragedy at the little home he shared with his wife, and learn about the figures responsible.

Duration:00:40:24

Episode 20 - The Cask Of Amontillado

3/31/2018
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In this episode, we follow a tale of revenge in an Italian vault which revolves around a desired cask of amontillado. For more information - curioustalespod.com To pledge your support - patreon.com/curioustales To get in touch with the show - curioustalespod@gmail.com

Duration:00:26:26

Episode 19 - The Suitable Surroundings

3/24/2018
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In this episode, we hear examine how much one's surroundings can have an influence when delving into the horror of a ghost story. For more information - curioustalespod.com To pledge your support - patreon.com/curioustales To get in touch with the show - curioustalespod@gmail.com

Duration:00:27:57

Episode 18 - The Man Of Science

3/17/2018
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In this episode, we hear the story of two men - one spurred by fear, the other by hate - and what happens when their chase across the world finally comes to an end. For more information - curioustalespod.com To pledge your support - patreon.com/curioustales To get in touch with the show - curioustalespod@gmail.com

Duration:00:20:54

Episode 16 - The Open Window

3/3/2018
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In this episode, a young man pays a visit to the home of a family he does not know, and the tale of tragedy he hears there chills him to the bone. For more information - curioustalespod.com To get in touch with the show - curioustalespod@gmail.com

Duration:00:08:56

Episode 15 - Canon Alberic's Scrap-Book

2/24/2018
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In this episode, we hear the tale of a man named Dennistoun and his visit to the cathedral at St. Bertrand de Comminges. For more information - curioustalespod.com To get in touch with the show - curioustalespod@gmail.com

Duration:00:31:42

Episode 13 - A Fruitless Assignment

9/18/2017
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Ending series one of Curious Tales, we learn what happened when a young reporter spent the night in the haunted house on Vine Street. For more information - curioustalespod.com To get in touch with the show - curioustalespod@gmail.com

Duration:00:09:05

Episode 12 - An Arrest

9/13/2017
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In this episode, we follow Orrin Brower on his escape from jail and witness his encounter on a dark and lonely forest road . For more information - curioustalespod.com To get in touch with the show - curioustalespod@gmail.com

Duration:00:05:18

Episode 11 - Rats

9/8/2017
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In this episode, we learn what happened to a student in a quiet countryside inn and why he fears opening any closed bedroom doors. For more information - curioustalespod.com To get in touch with the show - curioustalespod@gmail.com

Duration:00:16:27

Episode 8 - A School Story

8/26/2017
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In this episode, two men are discussing their old school days, leading to a tale of curious events surrounding a charismatic teacher. For more information - curioustalespod.com To get in touch with the show - curioustalespod@gmail.com

Duration:00:19:21

Episode 7 - A Diagnosis Of Death

8/22/2017
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In this episode, we hear about an encounter with a reclusive doctor, whose singular talent may be of deadly importance. For more information - curioustalespod.com To get in touch with the show - curioustalespod@gmail.com

Duration:00:11:01

Episode 6 - The Voice In The Night

8/18/2017
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In this episode, while adrift in the middle of the ocean, we hear a disturbing tale of bodily horror from a voice that comes out of the night. For more information - curioustalespod.com To get in touch with the show - curioustalespod@gmail.com

Duration:00:36:02

Episode 4 - Was It A Dream?

8/12/2017
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In this episode, we hear of a doomed romance and the events that took place when our narrator spent the night by the graveside of his beloved.

Duration:00:14:49

Episode 2 - There Was A Man Dwelt By A Churchyard

7/31/2017
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In this episode, we hear the tale of John Poole, who never misses watching a burial from the windows of his unwanted abode.

Duration:00:08:10

Episode 1 - The Signal-Man

7/23/2017
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In this episode, our narrator meets the signal-man on a solitary stretch of railway line and learns that the man is not as lonely as he might appear.

Duration:00:31:03