The Resource Short & shivery : thirty chilling tales, retold by Robert D. San Souci ; illustrated by Katherine Coville

Short & shivery : thirty chilling tales, retold by Robert D. San Souci ; illustrated by Katherine Coville

Label
Short & shivery : thirty chilling tales
Title
Short & shivery
Title remainder
thirty chilling tales
Statement of responsibility
retold by Robert D. San Souci ; illustrated by Katherine Coville
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of thirty short and spooky tales from the folklore of Russia, Virginia, Ireland, Canada, and other areas of the world
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Cataloging source
DLC
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San Souci, Robert D
Dewey number
398.2/5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ8.1.S227
LC item number
Sh 1987
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Coville, Katherine
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  • Ghost stories
  • Tales
  • Ghosts
  • Folklore
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Short & shivery : thirty chilling tales, retold by Robert D. San Souci ; illustrated by Katherine Coville
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [171]-175)
Contents
  • Witch cat
  • (folklore of the United States- Virginia)
  • Green mist
  • (a legend from Lincolnshire, England)
  • Cegua
  • (a folktale from Costa Rica)
  • Ghostly little girl
  • (United States- California)
  • Midnight mass of the dead
  • (a Norse folktale)
  • Robber bridegroom
  • Tailypo
  • (United States- West Virginia)
  • Lady Eleanor's mantle
  • (from a tale by Nathaniel Hawthorne)
  • Soldier and the Vampire
  • (a Russian folktale)
  • Skeleton's Dance
  • (a folktale from Japan)
  • Scared to death
  • (United States- South Carolina)
  • (adapted form the Brothers Grimm)
  • Swallowed alive
  • (a British folktale)
  • Deacon's ghost
  • (a folktale from Ireland)
  • Nuckelavee
  • (a folktale from the Orkney Islands)
  • Adventure of the German student
  • (from a tale by Washington Irving)
  • Bill Mosby's night ride
  • (United States- New England)
  • Jack Frost
  • Hunter in the Haunted Forest
  • (a Native American legend)
  • Brother and sister
  • (retold from an African folktale)
  • Lovers of the dismal swamp
  • (United States- Virginia)
  • Boneless
  • (based on the folklore of the Shetland Islands)
  • Death waltz
  • (United States- New Mexico)
  • (from a Russian folktale)
  • Ghost of Misery Hill
  • (United States- California)
  • Loup-Garou (Werewolf)
  • (from French Canadian folklore)
  • Golem
  • (based on Jewish folklore)
  • Lavender
  • (United States)
  • Goblin spider
  • (a Japanese legend)
  • Waterfall of ghosts
  • Halloween pony
  • (from a French folktale)
  • (from the Japanese writings of Lafcadio Hearn)
  • Ghost's cap
  • (from a Russian folktale)
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 175 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036962887
Label
Short & shivery : thirty chilling tales, retold by Robert D. San Souci ; illustrated by Katherine Coville
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [171]-175)
Contents
  • Witch cat
  • (folklore of the United States- Virginia)
  • Green mist
  • (a legend from Lincolnshire, England)
  • Cegua
  • (a folktale from Costa Rica)
  • Ghostly little girl
  • (United States- California)
  • Midnight mass of the dead
  • (a Norse folktale)
  • Robber bridegroom
  • Tailypo
  • (United States- West Virginia)
  • Lady Eleanor's mantle
  • (from a tale by Nathaniel Hawthorne)
  • Soldier and the Vampire
  • (a Russian folktale)
  • Skeleton's Dance
  • (a folktale from Japan)
  • Scared to death
  • (United States- South Carolina)
  • (adapted form the Brothers Grimm)
  • Swallowed alive
  • (a British folktale)
  • Deacon's ghost
  • (a folktale from Ireland)
  • Nuckelavee
  • (a folktale from the Orkney Islands)
  • Adventure of the German student
  • (from a tale by Washington Irving)
  • Bill Mosby's night ride
  • (United States- New England)
  • Jack Frost
  • Hunter in the Haunted Forest
  • (a Native American legend)
  • Brother and sister
  • (retold from an African folktale)
  • Lovers of the dismal swamp
  • (United States- Virginia)
  • Boneless
  • (based on the folklore of the Shetland Islands)
  • Death waltz
  • (United States- New Mexico)
  • (from a Russian folktale)
  • Ghost of Misery Hill
  • (United States- California)
  • Loup-Garou (Werewolf)
  • (from French Canadian folklore)
  • Golem
  • (based on Jewish folklore)
  • Lavender
  • (United States)
  • Goblin spider
  • (a Japanese legend)
  • Waterfall of ghosts
  • Halloween pony
  • (from a French folktale)
  • (from the Japanese writings of Lafcadio Hearn)
  • Ghost's cap
  • (from a Russian folktale)
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 175 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036962887

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