The Resource Scary stories to tell in the dark, collected from folklore and retold by Alvin Schwartz ; with drawings by Stephen Gammell

Scary stories to tell in the dark, collected from folklore and retold by Alvin Schwartz ; with drawings by Stephen Gammell

Label
Scary stories to tell in the dark
Title
Scary stories to tell in the dark
Statement of responsibility
collected from folklore and retold by Alvin Schwartz ; with drawings by Stephen Gammell
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Stories of ghosts and witches, "jump" stories, scary songs, and modern-day scary stories
Cataloging source
DVA
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1927-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schwartz, Alvin
Dewey number
398.25
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ8.1.S399
LC item number
Sc 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gammell, Stephen
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ghost stories, American
  • Tales
  • Ghosts
  • Horror stories
  • Folklore
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Scary stories to tell in the dark, collected from folklore and retold by Alvin Schwartz ; with drawings by Stephen Gammell
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Reprint: Originally published: New York : Lippincott, c1981
  • "First Scholastic printing, October 1989"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 105-110)
Contents
"AAAAAAAAAAAH!" : the big toe, the walk, "what do you come for, me tie dough-ty walker, a man who lived in leeds, old woman all skin and bone, He heard footsteps coming up the cellar stairs : the thing, cold as clay, the white wolf, the haunted house, the guests -- They eat your eyes, they eat your nose : the hearse song, the girl who stood on a grave, a new horse, alligators, room for one more, the wendigo, the dead man's brains "may I carry your basket?" -- Other dangers : the hook, the white satin evening gown, high beams, the babysitter -- "AAAAAAAAAAAH?" : the viper, the attic, the slithery-dee, Aaron Kelly's bones, wait till Martin comes, the ghost with the bloody fingers
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 111 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036856604
Label
Scary stories to tell in the dark, collected from folklore and retold by Alvin Schwartz ; with drawings by Stephen Gammell
Link
Publication
Note
  • Reprint: Originally published: New York : Lippincott, c1981
  • "First Scholastic printing, October 1989"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 105-110)
Contents
"AAAAAAAAAAAH!" : the big toe, the walk, "what do you come for, me tie dough-ty walker, a man who lived in leeds, old woman all skin and bone, He heard footsteps coming up the cellar stairs : the thing, cold as clay, the white wolf, the haunted house, the guests -- They eat your eyes, they eat your nose : the hearse song, the girl who stood on a grave, a new horse, alligators, room for one more, the wendigo, the dead man's brains "may I carry your basket?" -- Other dangers : the hook, the white satin evening gown, high beams, the babysitter -- "AAAAAAAAAAAH?" : the viper, the attic, the slithery-dee, Aaron Kelly's bones, wait till Martin comes, the ghost with the bloody fingers
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 111 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036856604

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