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A natural history of ghosts : 500 years of hunting for proof, by Roger Clarke

Label
A natural history of ghosts : 500 years of hunting for proof
Title
A natural history of ghosts
Title remainder
500 years of hunting for proof
Statement of responsibility
by Roger Clarke
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This is the first comprehensive, authoritative and readable history of the evolution of the ghost in the west, examining as every good natural history should, the behaviour of the subject in its preferred environment: the stories we tell each other
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Clarke, Roger
Dewey number
133.109
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Haunted places
  • Parapsychology
  • Ghosts
  • Parapsychology
  • Haunted places
Label
A natural history of ghosts : 500 years of hunting for proof, by Roger Clarke
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Machine generated contents note: My Haunted Houses -- A Taxonomy of Ghosts -- The Visible Couch: A Brief History of Ghost-Hunting -- The House That was Haunted to Death -- A Kind of America -- The Devil of Macon -- Entering the Epworth Scale -- The Ghost of Mrs Veal -- The Ritual of the Ghost Story -- Miss Fanny's New Theatre -- Bloodletting and the Brain Mirror -- On the Vulgarity of Ghosts -- The Thrilling of the Tables -- Angels in the Skies and Demons in the Deep -- The Brown Lady of Raynham Hall -- Murder at the Parsonage -- The King of Terrors and Other Tales of Technology -- Most Haunted
Control code
000050226080
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9781846143335
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Label
A natural history of ghosts : 500 years of hunting for proof, by Roger Clarke
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Machine generated contents note: My Haunted Houses -- A Taxonomy of Ghosts -- The Visible Couch: A Brief History of Ghost-Hunting -- The House That was Haunted to Death -- A Kind of America -- The Devil of Macon -- Entering the Epworth Scale -- The Ghost of Mrs Veal -- The Ritual of the Ghost Story -- Miss Fanny's New Theatre -- Bloodletting and the Brain Mirror -- On the Vulgarity of Ghosts -- The Thrilling of the Tables -- Angels in the Skies and Demons in the Deep -- The Brown Lady of Raynham Hall -- Murder at the Parsonage -- The King of Terrors and Other Tales of Technology -- Most Haunted
Control code
000050226080
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9781846143335
Isbn Type
(hbk.)

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