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The Ghost Stories of M. R. James Roger Luckhurst

The Ghost Stories of M. R. James

  • Author: Roger Luckhurst
  • Date: 01 Jul 2018
  • Publisher: British Library Publishing
  • Original Languages: English
  • Format: Hardback::288 pages
  • ISBN10: 0712352503
  • ISBN13: 9780712352505
  • Publication City/Country: London, United Kingdom
  • Dimension: 148x 210x 22.86mm::476.27g
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