Catalog

Record Details

Catalog Search




Book

The travelling grave and other stories / by L.P. Hartley ; with a new introduction by John Howard.

Hartley, L. P. (Leslie Poles), 1895-1972 (author.). Howard, John, 1961- (writer of introduction.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Sage Library System.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Summary:

"This volume demonstrates Hartley's versatility, ranging from traditional ghost stories like 'Feet Foremost' and 'The Cotillon' to the wickedly black humour of the horror masterpieces 'The Traveling Grave' and 'The Killing Bottle'. Originally published in 1948 and long out of print, this collection features twelve of Hartley's finest tales, presented in this edition with a new introduction by John Howard." --Provided by publisher.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library HARTLEY (L. P.) (Text) 37814003412492 FICTION - NEW Book System_Only_3months 07/19/2021 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1943910782
  • ISBN: 9781943910786
  • ISBN: 1943910790
  • ISBN: 9781943910793
  • Physical Description: xi, 231 pages ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: First Valancourt Books edition.
  • Publisher: Richmond, Virgina : Valancourt Books, 2017.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
A visitor from down under -- Podolo -- Three, or four, for dinner -- The travelling grave -- Feet foremost -- The cotillon -- A change of ownership -- The thought -- Conrad and the dragon -- The island -- Night fears -- The killing bottle.
Summary, etc.:
"This volume demonstrates Hartley's versatility, ranging from traditional ghost stories like 'Feet Foremost' and 'The Cotillon' to the wickedly black humour of the horror masterpieces 'The Traveling Grave' and 'The Killing Bottle'. Originally published in 1948 and long out of print, this collection features twelve of Hartley's finest tales, presented in this edition with a new introduction by John Howard." --Provided by publisher.
Original Version Note:
Originally published: Sauk City, Wisconsin : Arkham House, 1948.
Subject: Ghosts > Fiction.
Genre: Black humor.
Short stories.
Horror fiction.

Additional Resources