The Death Mask and Other Ghosts (1920)

Theo Douglas was the pen-name of British writer Mrs Henrietta Dorothy Everett (1851-1923). This volume contains almost all of Everett’s  ghost stories. Much of her work had supernatural of fantastic elements – some of them very bizarre indeed – but it is for her short fiction that she is best remembered today and was admired at the time by fellow-writer of supernatural tales, M.R. James.

Modern reprints have added two uncollected stories to the original collection (‘The Pipers of Mallory’ and ‘The Whispering Wall’). The edition below is transcribed from the first edition, but I may add these stories at a later date.

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The Death Mask [Kindle]

The Death Mask [Epub]

The Death Mask [PDF]

 

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4 thoughts on “The Death Mask and Other Ghosts (1920)

  1. Paula Cappa

    Really like your site, Dewi. Classic supernatural stories haunt me all the time. I especially love discovering the forgotten authors in bookshops that sell used books. I read mostly anthologies of classic short stories for my own blog. I love your selection of authors!

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