Recommended Ghost Stories

Rosenblatt, Rogen
November 1975
New Republic;11/1/75, Vol. 173 Issue 18, p39
Book Review
The article reviews several books on ghost stories including "The Daemon Lover," by Shirley Jackson, "The Damned Thing," by Ambrose Bierce and "A Place of One's Own," by Osbert Sitwell.


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