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Ghoses or not ghoses

a negro debate

by William S. Long

  • 273 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Eldridge Entertainment House in Franklin, O .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination12 p.
Number of Pages12
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25906099M
OCLC/WorldCa20364810

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In folklore, a ghost (sometimes known as an apparition, haunt, phantom, poltergeist, shade, specter or spectre, spirit, spook, and wraith) is the soul or spirit of a dead person or animal that can appear to the living. In ghostlore, descriptions of ghosts vary widely from an invisible presence to translucent or barely visible wispy shapes, to realistic, lifelike forms.   Outlander, the Starz series based on Diana Gabaldon's book series, is on to its fifth season, with a season 6 (and hopefully more!) on the the show's debut in , we've learned that Claire Fraser's not the only person who's able to pass through the standing stones—and furthermore, time travel isn't the only magic afoot in Gabaldon's : Samantha Vincenty.

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The ghosts I list here may not be what we usually think of when we hear the word “ghosts”. But these are the phantoms that kept me turning pages, the ones I never forgot when I finished the : Judith Claire Mitchell.

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It recounts a variety of phantasmic. The Night-Side of Nature; Or, Ghosts and Ghost-Seers Contents: Introduction -- The dwellers in the temple -- Waking and sleeping, and how the dweller in the temple sometimes looks abroad -- Allegorical dreams, presentiments, &c.

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See the complete Ghost House Books series book list in order, box .Old Book is the name given to a purported ghost or spirit that haunts a cemetery and tree on the grounds of the Peoria State Hospital in Bartonville, rumors of ghosts and ghost stories are highly speculative, the Old Book tale has been documented many times.

Among those documenting the tale is the first director of the state insane asylum, George Zeller.