To Be Read at Dusk

To Be Read at Dusk

Fiction & Poetry, Modern & Contemporary Fiction, Classics & Modern Classics
Paperback Published on: 03/03/2016
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Synopsis

'The monstrous thought came into my mind as I perused the fixed eyes and the saturnine face, that this was a spirit, not a man.'Three ghostly tales from a master of the form, 'The Signalman', 'The Trial for Murder' and the title story, 'To Be Read at Dusk'.One of 46 new books in the bestselling Little Black Classics series, to celebrate the first ever Penguin Classic in 1946. Each book gives readers a taste of the Classics' huge range and diversity, with works from around the world and across the centuries - including fables, decadence, heartbreak, tall tales, satire, ghosts, battles and elephants.

  • Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
  • ISBN: 9780241251584
  • Number of pages: 64
  • Weight: 54g
  • Dimensions: 160 x 110 x 6 mm

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To Be Read at Dusk
Doppelgangers, premonitions, visions, omens, messages from a world that is so far and yet so close to our own. Three little treasures by one of the greats.
‘’Τhe monstrous thought came into my mind as I perused the fixed eyes and the saturnine face, that this was a spirit, not a man.’’ Charles Dickens. The ma... READ MORE
Amalia Gkavea
To Be Read at Dusk
Good collection
At the price this a great starter for those wanting to try the author. The signalman is ok just a bit tame to modern eyes. The other two stories were actu... READ MORE
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