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[Ebook] ↠ Scottish Ghost Stories Author Elliott O'Donnell – Hakkas.us

Scottish Ghost Stories Many Of The Earliest Books, Particularly Those Dating Back To The 1900s And Before, Are Now Extremely Scarce And Increasingly Expensive We Are Republishing These Classic Works In Affordable, High Quality, Modern Editions, Using The Original Text And Artwork.

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  1. says:

    I downloaded my copy of this book as a free Epub from Project Gutenberg www.gutenberg.org.This was a quick read but I really enjoyed it Granted, I read this book while sitting in a creaking one hundred and fi...


  2. says:

    Anyone may wonder if I m excited for Hallowe en, with all these books I m reading lately Scottish Ghost Stories is a good book, written in the 19th century in the same style as those other great classics This particular book is an outline of various reported hauntings across the Scottish countryside The stories are dark, speaking very much to the Victorian or Edwardian mind and their fascination and fear of the supernatural What I like is that most stories have an explanation of the haunting Anyone may wonder if I m excited for Hallowe en, with all these books I m reading lately Scottish Ghost Stories is a good book, written in the 19th century in the same style as those other great classics This particular book is an outline of various re...


  3. says:

    Fun little book, but extremely repetitive in the writing Ie mr s y remembered a story about x location to the author, and while they were a skeptic firm believer in ghosts, at 2 am, they become frightened and unable to move Then a ghost...


  4. says:

    Old fashioned ghouleryMost stories seemed a bit silly but I will say one or two had me thinking I shouldn t be reading it before bed.


  5. says:

    Think these are works of fiction rather than alleged true accounts.Were okay for a hundred year old, free collection.


  6. says:

    This is quite an old, rare book, written back in the 19th century My uncle gave it to me about ten years ago and I have no idea where he managed to procure it from I really should find out, because it s a strange little read.The stories here are written in a very old fashioned style, which I think adds to the suspense and atmosphere O Donnell creates They are extremely dark, and almost Victorian, and there are no clues whatsoever as to whether or not they are true accounts I believe they may This is quite an old, rare book, written back in the 19th century My uncle gave it to me about ten years ago and I have no idea where he managed to procure it from I really should find out, because it s a strange little read.The stories here are written in a very old fashioned style, which I think adds to the suspense and atmosphere O Donnell creates They are extremely dark, and almost Victorian, and there are no clues whatsoever as to whether or not they are true accounts I believe they may b...


  7. says:

    This book is very much of the time 1911 The stories are tame comparatively to themodern type of ghost story What I most liked about this book is the smug classist attitude of O Donnell, which seems so redolent of the time period In one story he recounts the necessity of the lady of the house sending the servants away in order to make contact with the supernatural presence and he strongly condones her actions on the basis that no presence worth its salt would appear in front of the pro This book is very much of the time 1911 The stories are tame comparatively to themodern type of ghost story What I most liked about this book is the smug classist attitude of O Donnell, which seems so redolent of the time period In one story he recounts the necessity of the lady of the house sending the servants away in order to make contact with the supernatural presence and he strongly condones her actions on the basis that no presence worth its salt would appear in fr...


  8. says:

    These aren t terrifying ghost stories, or even ones that are slightly creepy The real value in these stories is that they provide a window onto what was considered thrilling paranormal adventures back in the 1900 s Also the stories are relatively short and a quick read Just don t expect there to be a lot of answers to the hauntings in the book, the why not being explained as much as the supposed experiences of the people undergoing the haunted episodes Lots of in the moment description, l These aren t terrifying ghost stories, or even ones that are slightly creepy The real value in these stories is that they provide a window onto what was considered thrilling paranormal adventures back in the 1900 s Also the stories are relatively short an...


  9. says:

    Not everyone will appreciate this collection of 1800 s ghost stories from Scotland, but I find them a great way to wind down in the evening before bed Each story is just long enough to relax me, but not scary enough to frighten me and keep me awa...


  10. says:

    On a loan from a colleague Ironically, one of the things I liked least about this book were the illustrations I think it s so important to let imagination run free for this type of tale, and not only were there frequent illustrations to block that, but the drawing ...

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