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Lame Priest, the (1901) [Short Story]
by S. Carleton Rating: Weighted - 7.2 / Average - 7.0 of 10 (1 votes) (Rate!)
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During a long American winter, what connections are there between the arrival of a lame priest, the cryptic warnings from the departing local Indians, and the deaths of small children in the area?

First published in the "Atlantic Monthly" magazine, December 1901, credited to S. Carleton. Some sources credit this story to the Canadian writer Susan Carleton Jones, while others are unsure.

Also appears in Gothic Short Stories.

Original title: The Lame Priest
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionHorrorAnimals Run Rampant, Werewolves

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     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

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