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Spectre Bridegroom, the (1819) [Short Story]
by Washington Irving Rating: Weighted - 6.7 / Average - 6.0 of 10 (1 votes) (Rate!)
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Set in Germany, a superstitious Baron arranges a marriage for his daughter, a lovely and well-cared-for, though isolated young lady. The groom is on the way with a friend to meet his bride when robbers beset them. The Baron and his daughter wonder what can be taking the groom so long when they hear a knocking at the door.

Originally published in the collection The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. (1819-1820).
Reprinted as "The Specter Bridegroom" in Weird Tales, June 1928.

Original title: The Spectre Bridegroom: A Traveller's Tale
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionGeneral FictionLiterary Fiction/classics

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Sketch Book, the (1820) [Collection]
      Author: Washington Irving

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