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Carnacki, The Ghost Finder

Carnacki, The Ghost Finder

by William Hope Hodgson


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Carnacki, the Ghost-Finder is a collection of supernatural detective short stories by author William Hope Hodgson. It was first published in 1913 by the English publisher Eveleigh Nash. In 1947, a new edition of 3,050 copies was published by Mycroft & Moran and included three additional stories. The Mycroft & Moran version is listed as No. 52 in Queen's Quorum: A History of the Detective-Crime Short Story As Revealed by the 100 Most Important Books Published in this Field Since 1845 by Ellery Queen.

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ISBN-13: 9789354758270
Publisher: Alpha Edition
Publication date: 07/05/2021
Pages: 116
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.28(d)

About the Author

About the Author
English writer William Hope Hodgson (1877-1918) was an author of essays and novels, spanning several genres including horror and science fiction. Hodgson had experience at sea and used details of his life to lend authenticity to his horror stories, many of which are set on the ocean.
His novels, such as The House on the Borderland (1908) and The Night Land (1912), feature cosmic themes and several focus on horrors associated with the sea.
He attracted attention as a photographer and renown as a bodybuilder. He died in World War I at age 40.

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