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Mad Monkton and Other Stories (Oxford World's Classics)

by Wilkie Collins

ISBN 0192837729 / 9780192837721 / 0-19-283772-9
Publisher Oxford University Press, USA
Language English
Edition Softcover
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Wilkie Collins established a reputation for himself as a highly readable storyteller. This engaging collection spanning thirty years displays his characteristic powers with twelve short stories from a number of genres. He explores the uncanny peculiarities of everyday life, as well as its underside, offers haunting ghost stories, and makes an important contribution to the newly emerging form of the detective novel. [via]