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Haunted and the Haunters, the; or, The House and the Brain (1859) [Novelette]
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When learning of the existence of a haunted house from a friend, a man sets out to discover it in the hopes of proving that the supernatural is in essence natural, and that ghostly apparitions are the result of mesmerism.

First published in Blackwood's, August 1859. Reprinted in:

  • Weird Tales, May 1923
  • A Century of Thrillers from Poe to Arlen, ed. Anon., London: Daily Express, 1934
  • Mystery, ed. A. K. Barton, London: Dent, 1937
  • 65 Great Spine Chillers, ed. Mary Danby, Octopus 1982 (long version)
  • The Book of the Dead: Thirteen Classic Tales of the Supernatural, ed. Alan K. Russell, NY: New Orchards Editions, 1986
  • The Mammoth Book of Classic Chillers, ed. Tim Haydock, London: Robinson, 1986
  • House Shudders, ed. Martin H. Greenberg & Charles G. Waugh, NY: DAW, 1987 (short version)
  • Poltergeist, ed. Peter Haining, Surrey: Severn House, 1987
  • Tales of the Occult, eds. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg & Charles G. Waugh, Amherst: Prometheus 1989 (short version)
  • The Best Ghost Stories, ed. Anon., NY: BDD/Mallard Press, 1990 (long version)
  • The Book of Dracula, ed. Leslie Shepard, san Antonio: Wings, 1991
  • The Dracula Book of Classic Horror Stories, ed. Leslie Shepard, Robert Hale 1992
  • Blood & Roses, ed. Adèle Olivia Gladwell & James Havoc, San Francisco: Creation Press, 1992
  • H.P. Lovecraft’s Book of Horror, ed. Stephen Jones & Dave Carson, London: Robinson, 1994 (long version)
  • Tales of Terror and the Supernatural, ed. Anon., Simsbury: Bracken Books, 1994 (long version)
  • The Mammoth Book of Haunted House Stories, ed. Peter Haining, London: Robinson, 2000
  • The Wordsworth Book of Horror Stories, ed. David Stuart Davies, Hertferdshire: Wordsworth Editions, 2004

Original title: The Haunted and the Haunters; or, The House and the Brain
Original languages: English

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Genre: FictionHorrorGhosts
FictionHorrorHaunted Houses

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Mystery (1937) [Anthology]
      Authors: Edgar Allan Poe , Charles Dickens , Daniel Defoe , G. K. Chesterton , Arthur Quiller-Couch , Michael Arlen , Edward Bulwer-Lytton , Richard Harris Barham , Frederick Marryat , J. Storer Clouston , P.C. Wren , A. J. Alan
     Bedside Book of Famous British Stories, the (1940) [Anthology]
      Authors: M. R. James , Aldous Huxley , Rudyard Kipling , Charles Dickens , Daniel Defoe , Arthur Conan Doyle , E. M. Forster , James Joyce , D. H. Lawrence , Walter Scott , H. G. Wells , Oscar Wilde , William Butler Yeats , Rabindranath Tagore , John Galsworthy , James M. Barrie , Joseph Conrad , Lord Dunsany , Thomas Hardy , Algernon Blackwood , Robert Louis Stevenson , W. Somerset Maugham , Joseph Addison , Geoffrey Chaucer , Sir Thomas Malory , Oliver Goldsmith , George Moore , Liam O'Flaherty , James Stephens , William Makepeace Thackeray , G. K. Chesterton , John Buchan , Anthony Trollope , Evelyn Waugh , Henry Williamson , Katherine Mansfield , Arthur Quiller-Couch , Saki , P.G. Wodehouse , Thomas Burke , W. W. Jacobs , Michael Arlen , C.E. Montague , Eden Phillpotts , Hugh Walpole , John Masefield , Arthur Morrison , Elizabeth Gaskell , Max Beerbohm , Alfred Noyes , A. E. Coppard , Edward Bulwer-Lytton , Arnold Bennett , W.H. Hudson , Samuel Lover , George Meredith , H.M. Tomlinson , William J. Locke , Stacy Aumonier , William Mudford , John Brown , Sheila Kaye-Smith , Roland Pertwee , Weston Martyr , Thomas Owen Beachcroft , R. Cunninghame Graham , Morley Roberts , Martin Ross , Leonard Merrick , Philip Gibbs , May Edginton , Francis Brett Young , Donn Byrne , L. A. G. Strong , Ralph Bates , Ian Maclaren
     Famous Ghost Stories (1944) [Anthology]
      Authors: M. R. James , Rudyard Kipling , Ambrose Bierce , Algernon Blackwood , August Derleth , Isak Dinesen , W. F. Harvey , Saki , W. W. Jacobs , Edward Bulwer-Lytton , Richard Middleton , Oliver Onions , E. F. Benson , Thorp McClusky , Mark Schorer , Brander Matthews
     Book of the Dead: Thirteen Classic Tales of the Supernatural, the (1986) [Anthology]
      Authors: Edgar Allan Poe , Charles Dickens , Walter Scott , Mary Shelley , Wilkie Collins , Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu , F. Marion Crawford , Elizabeth Gaskell , Edward Bulwer-Lytton , Perceval Landon , Margaret Oliphant
     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

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Language: English

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Haunted and the Haunters (2006)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: Lenox, MA
Publisher: Hard Press
ISBN: 9781406910971
Pages: 26

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