Three ghost stories - Charles Dickens

ISBN 9788826468518
AUTRICE/AUTORE Charles Dickens

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...notated & Illustrated)》。*This Book is annotated (it contains a detailed biography of the author) ... LibriVox ... . *An active Table of Contents has been added by... Three Ghost Stories is just that: a collection of three different stories that are true Gothic classics. The three stories, The Signal Man, The Haunted House and The Trial for Murder were sensational for their time and continue to hold up well, thanks to Charles Dickens' superb skills at storytelling. This Kindle edition compiling three of his many ghost stories has certainly made me rethink my vie ... Three Ghost Stories by Charles Dickens - Goodreads ... . This Kindle edition compiling three of his many ghost stories has certainly made me rethink my view of Dickens and the accessibility of his writing. The opening story - 'The Signal Man' (1866) - is justly celebrated and is one with which I should have been familiar, having read it as a youth in a compendium of ghost tales. Acquista l'ebook 'Three Ghost Stories' su Bookrepublic. Facile e sicuro!! The railway signal-man of the title tells the narrator of an apparition that has been haunting him. Each spectral appearance precedes a tragic event on the railway on which the signalman works. The signalman's work is at a signal-box in a deep cutting near a tunnel entrance on a lonely stretch of the railway line, and he controls the movements of passing trains. As a gifted writer with a strong interest in supernatural phenomena, Charles Dickens produced a string of ghost stories with enduring charm. Three of them are presented here, of which The Signal Man is one of the best known. Though quite different from his most celebrated realistic and humorous critical novels, these ghost stories, Gothic and grotesque as they are, are of good portrayal, and ......