Ghost Stories of an Antiquary, Vol. 1

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M. R. James

Description

Curl up by the fire and enter the sinister, supernatural world of Montague Rhodes James (1862-1936), the master of the English ghost story. Chillingly atmospheric, quietly terrifying, M. R. James’s stories explore the darkness just beyond the flicker of the candle, behind the creaking door. Ghost Stories of an Antiquary, Vol. 1 comprises graphic adaptations of four of James’s most compelling and unsettling stories, plunging readers into a world of pervasive, creeping disquiet – a world populated by vengeful phantoms, disturbing visions, and spectral works of art. Published on the 80th anniversary of James’s death, this is a graphic novel to be read on a winter’s night, a book to curl up with – but not a book for the fainthearted.

The four stories are Canon Alberic’s Scrap-book, Lost Hearts, The Mezzotint, and The Ash Tree.

Additional information

Weight 244 g
Dimensions 16.7 x 24.1 cm
Publisher name Self Made Hero
Publication date 15 March 2017
Number of pages 64
Format Paperback / softback
Contributors Edited by Dan Lockwood
Dimensions 16.7 x 24.1 cm
Weight 244 g

Leah Moore and John Reppion have collaborated on Doctor Who: The Whispering Gallery, The Trial of Sherlock Holmes, and an adaptation of H. P. Lovecraft's The Shadow Over Innsmouth for The Lovecraft Anthology, Vol. 1, among other projects. They live in Liverpool.
Dan Lockwood is the editor of The Lovecraft Anthology, Vols. 1 & 2. He lives in Wiltshire, England.