The Book of the Dead

"Book of the Dead" is the title now commonly given to the great collection of funerary texts which the ancient Egyptian scribes composed for the benefit of the dead.


The Book of Dreams and Ghosts

This book does not pretend to be a convincing, but merely an illustrative collection of evidence. It may, or may not, suggest to some readers the desirableness of further inquiry; the author certainly does not hope to do more, if as much.


Haunted House – A True Ghost Story

"Look there! Look there! My God, it is the ghost! Don't you all see him? There he stands all in grey; see how his eyes are glaring at me and he laughs when he says I must leave the house to-night or he will start a fire in the loft under the roof and burn us all to death. Oh, what shall I do, where shall I go; the ground is covered with snow—and yet I cannot remain here, for he will do what he threatens; he always does." (more…)

Magic and Witchcraft

We have long wished that some English or foreign university would offer a prize for a history of Magic and Witchcraft.


The Canterville Ghost

Classic tale by Oscar Wilde.  Comic ghost story depicting the culture clash between a 19th century American family and a 16th century English ghost.