Great Classic Horror by various authors audiobook

Great Classic Horror

By various authors
Read by Geraint Wyn Davies

Blackstone Publishing
2.67 Hours Unabridged
Format: Digital Download (In Stock)
  • $14.95
    or 1 Credit

    ISBN: 9781482978698

    $12.99 With Membership: Learn More
  • $5.95

    ISBN: 9781482153880

  • $19.95

    ISBN: 9781602836419

Feel the breathtaking tingle of suspense. Share the captivating horror of the supernatural in these six complete stories presented by a masterful reader. This audio recording includes: • “A Watcher by the Dead” by Ambrose Bierce—A corpse brings death, dereliction, and madness to those who would play with it. • “The Body-Snatchers” by Robert Louis Stevenson—A never-ending demand for bodies for medical dissection delivers nightly horrors. • “Adventure of the German Student” by Washington Irving—A German student, caught up in the tempestuous times of the French Revolution, is intoxicated by the beauty of a stranger, and pledges himself to her forever. • “Dick on the Devil” by J. Sheridan Le Fanu—Barwyke Hall, isolated and sinister, is haunted by both the living and the dead. • “The Fall of the House of Usher” by Edgar Allan Poe—The melancholy House of Usher afflicts its owner with a morbid gloom. Justifiably considered one of the best stories of this genre ever written. • “The Open Window” by Saki—A nervous newcomer is overcome by a surprising visit! 

Learn More
Membership Details
  • Only $12.99/month gets you 1 Credit/month
  • Cancel anytime
  • Hate a book? Then we do too, and we'll exchange it.
See how it works in 15 seconds

Summary

Summary

Feel the breathtaking tingle of suspense. Share the captivating horror of the supernatural in these six complete stories presented by a masterful reader.

This audio recording includes:

• “A Watcher by the Dead” by Ambrose Bierce—A corpse brings death, dereliction, and madness to those who would play with it.

• “The Body-Snatchers” by Robert Louis Stevenson—A never-ending demand for bodies for medical dissection delivers nightly horrors.

• “Adventure of the German Student” by Washington Irving—A German student, caught up in the tempestuous times of the French Revolution, is intoxicated by the beauty of a stranger, and pledges himself to her forever.

• “Dick on the Devil” by J. Sheridan Le Fanu—Barwyke Hall, isolated and sinister, is haunted by both the living and the dead.

• “The Fall of the House of Usher” by Edgar Allan Poe—The melancholy House of Usher afflicts its owner with a morbid gloom. Justifiably considered one of the best stories of this genre ever written.

• “The Open Window” by Saki—A nervous newcomer is overcome by a surprising visit! 

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

[Geraint Wyn Davies] gives these tales of horror and suspense an astute performance, underscoring the timeless power of these nineteenth-century works…Discover and enjoy the performances and each terrifying detail of these classics.” AudioFile

Reviews

Reviews

Details

Details

Available Formats : Digital Download, Digital Rental, CD
Category: Fiction/Classics
Runtime: 2.67
Audience: Adult
Language: English