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Body-Snatcher, the (1884) [Short Story]
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It begins to dawn on a young medical student that the dead bodies he prepares for dissection could be the result of murder. Is he already too involved?

First published in the "Pall Mall Magazine", Christmas 1884.

Original title: The Body-Snatcher
Original languages: English

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Genre: FictionHorrorMedical Horror & Evil Science

This work is a subwork of the following works :
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      Authors: M. R. James , Bram Stoker , Charles Dickens , Edith Nesbit , Algernon Blackwood , Wilkie Collins , Robert Louis Stevenson , W. F. Harvey , W. W. Jacobs , R.H. Malden , Tom Hood , L. P. Hartley
     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 , Eugène Montfort , Barbara Gallow , Helena Blavatsky , Z.Z. Jeromm , Saralee Terry , Anatole Le Braz , Faith Lancereau , Robert Hugh Benson , Dick Baldwin , Jack Snow , James Grant
     Tales from the Rogues' Gallery (1994) [Anthology]
      Authors: M. R. James , Ruth Rendell , H. P. Lovecraft , Ray Bradbury , Arthur Conan Doyle , F. Scott Fitzgerald , Clive Barker , Ramsey Campbell , August Derleth , Robert Bloch , Robert Louis Stevenson , Peter Lovesey , Anthony Boucher , Angela Carter , John Dickson Carr , Miriam Allen deFord , Julian Symons , Anthony Shaffer , Anthony Berkeley , Robert Arthur , V. S. Pritchett , John Cecil Moore , Aleister Crowley , William Waldorf Astor , A.N.L. Munby , Henry A. Hering , Kirk Mashburn , Bernard Taylor
     Murder Most Scottish (1999) [Anthology]
      Authors: Arthur Conan Doyle , Walter Scott , Robert Louis Stevenson , Basil Copper , Antonia Fraser , Edward D. Hoch , Doug Allyn , Ian Rankin , Hugh B. Cave , Michael Innes , George Goodchild , Elizabeth Ferrars , Guy N. Smith , Peter Turnbull , James Hogg , P.M. Hubbard , Christopher N. Johnston , Bill Knox , Rafael Sabatini , Catherine Sinclair
     Gothic Short Stories (2002) [Anthology]
      Authors: M. R. James , Edgar Allan Poe , Charles Dickens , Ambrose Bierce , Nathaniel Hawthorne , Walter Scott , Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu , Robert Louis Stevenson , Charlotte Perkins Gilman , Elizabeth Gaskell , Mary E. Wilkins Freeman , Richard Middleton , William Harrison Ainsworth , E. F. Benson , Unknown Author , Charles Robert Maturin , Nathan Drake , Anne Laetitia Barbauld , Ralph Adams Cram , John Wilson , S. Carleton
     Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde and Other Tales (2006) [Collection]
      Author: Robert Louis Stevenson

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