A Warning to the Curious - A Collection of Ghostly Tales by M. R. James

By M. R. James

M. R. James used to be born in Kent, England in 1862. James got here to writing fiction really past due, no longer publishing his first number of brief tales – Ghost tales of an Antiquary (1904) – until eventually the age of forty two. sleek students now see James as having redefined the ghost tale for the 20 th century and he's visible because the founding father of the 'antiquarian ghost story'. we're republishing those vintage works in reasonable, top of the range, glossy variants with a new introductory biography of the author.

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