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Book Information: Canterville Ghost, the

Canterville Ghost, the (1897) [Novelette]
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A celebrated and feared English ghost is outraged when the new American owners of his haunting place refuse to take him seriously and actually fight back against him.

First published in two parts in The Court and Society Review, 23 February and 2 March, 1897.

Original title: The Canterville Ghost
Original languages: English

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Genre: FictionHorrorGhosts
FictionGeneral FictionHumor
FictionGeneral FictionLiterary Fiction/classics

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Complete Works of Oscar Wilde (1948) [Omnibus Volume]
      Author: Oscar Wilde
     Lord Arthur Savile's Crime and Other Stories (1954) [Collection]
      Author: Oscar Wilde
     Ghosts (1981) [Anthology]
      Authors: Bram Stoker , Charles Dickens , Isaac Asimov , Ambrose Bierce , Henry James , H. G. Wells , Oscar Wilde , Frederik Pohl , Algernon Blackwood , Wilkie Collins , Fritz Leiber , Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu , Robert Louis Stevenson , M.G. Lewis , Bernhardt J. Hurwood , Washington Irving , Al Sarrantonio , Guy de Maupassant , Donald A. Wollheim , Edward D. Hoch , H. Russell Wakefield , F. Marion Crawford , John Kendrick Bangs , Parke Godwin , John Masefield , Frank R. Stockton , E. T. A. Hoffmann , Elizabeth Gaskell , Mary E. Wilkins Freeman , E. F. Benson , Amelia B. Edwards , A.M. Burrage , Unknown Author , Nigel Kneale , W. Stephen Gilbert , Jeanne Ray , Eugčne Montfort , Barbara Gallow , Helena Blavatsky , Z.Z. Jeromm , Saralee Terry , Anatole Le Braz , Faith Lancereau , Robert Hugh Benson , Dick Baldwin , Jack Snow , James Grant
     Specter! (1982) [Anthology]
      Authors: M. R. James , Bram Stoker , Edgar Allan Poe , Charles Dickens , Oscar Wilde , Barry N. Malzberg , Joe R. Lansdale , August Derleth , Robert Bloch , Joyce Carol Oates , Bill Pronzini , O. Henry , Marcia Muller , Jon L. Breen , W. F. Harvey , Oliver Onions
     Irish Tales of Terror (1988) [Anthology]
      Authors: H. P. Lovecraft , Ray Bradbury , Daniel Defoe , James Joyce , Oscar Wilde , William Butler Yeats , Lord Dunsany , William Hope Hodgson , Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu , George Moore , F. Marion Crawford , Lady Wilde , Mrs. J.H. (Charlotte) Riddell , Thomas Crofton Croker , A. E. Coppard , Giraldus Cambrensis , Charles Robert Maturin , William Carleton , Shane Leslie , Sineád de Valera , Elliott O'Donnell
     Classic Victorian and Edwardian Ghost Stories (1996) [Anthology]
      Authors: M. R. James , Edgar Allan Poe , Charles Dickens , Edith Nesbit , Walter Scott , Oscar Wilde , Wilkie Collins , Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu , Robert Louis Stevenson , William Makepeace Thackeray , Saki , Mary Elizabeth Braddon , Elizabeth Gaskell , Perceval Landon , Richard Harris Barham , Amelia B. Edwards , R. S. Hawker , John Lang , Howard Pease
     Wordsworth Book of Horror Stories, the (2004) [Anthology]
      Authors: M. R. James , Bram Stoker , Edgar Allan Poe , Rudyard Kipling , Charles Dickens , Ambrose Bierce , Arthur Conan Doyle , Nathaniel Hawthorne , Henry James , D. H. Lawrence , Edith Nesbit , Alexander Pushkin , Walter Scott , Oscar Wilde , Wilkie Collins , Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu , Robert Louis Stevenson , Honoré de Balzac , William Makepeace Thackeray , Guy de Maupassant , W. F. Harvey , Saki , W. W. Jacobs , James Hogg , Hugh Walpole , Mary Elizabeth Braddon , Elizabeth Gaskell , Edward Bulwer-Lytton , Perceval Landon , Richard Harris Barham , Amelia B. Edwards , Violet Hunt , Claude Askew , Alice Askew , R. S. Hawker , John Lang , Howard Pease
     Complete Short Stories of Oscar Wilde, the (2006) [Collection]
      Author: Oscar Wilde

Edition #1: The Canterville Ghost

The Canterville Ghost (1997)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Edition: picture book

Illustrated by: Inga Moore Lilian Moore
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Manifested in:

The Canterville Ghost (1997)

Format: Hardcover
Place of publication: Cambridge, MA
Publisher: Candlewick Press
ISBN: 0763601322
Dimensions: 4.5 x 7.2 x 0.6
Pages: 126

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Edition #2: The Canterville Ghost

The Canterville Ghost (1986)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Edition: picture book

Illustrated by: Lisbeth Zwerger
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Manifested in:

The Canterville Ghost (1996)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: New York
Publisher: North-South Books
ISBN: 1558586113
Pages: 44

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