True Ghost Stories
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True Ghost Stories

By Hereward Carrington
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  • True Ghost Stories
    • CONTENTS
    • PUBLISHER’S NOTE.
    • PREFACE
    • GLOSSARY OF TERMS USED
    • CHAPTER I
      • WHAT IS A GHOST?
      • THE TERROR OF THE DARK
      • WHAT IS A GHOST?
      • HISTORIC INVESTIGATIONS
      • DEATH-COINCIDENCES
      • ARE THEY DUE TO CHANCE?
      • THE EXPLANATION
      • EXPERIMENTAL APPARITIONS
      • TELEPATHIC HALLUCINATIONS
      • GHOSTS WHICH MOVE MATERIAL OBJECTS
      • PHOTOGRAPHS OF GHOSTS
      • THE “DOUBLE,” AND THE SPIRITUAL BODY
      • WHAT HAPPENS AT THE MOMENT OF DEATH
      • HOW THE SOUL MAY LEAVE THE BODY
      • THEORIES OF HAUNTED HOUSES
      • THE GHOSTS OF ANIMALS, ETC.
      • THE CLOTHES OF GHOSTS
      • TELEPATHY FROM THE DEAD
      • THE PSYCHIC ATMOSPHERE
      • FORMS CREATED BY WILL
      • PHYSICAL MANIFESTATIONS
      • CAN HAUNTED HOUSES BE “CURED”?
    • WHAT IS A GHOST?
    • THE TERROR OF THE DARK
    • WHAT IS A GHOST?
    • HISTORIC INVESTIGATIONS
    • DEATH-COINCIDENCES
    • ARE THEY DUE TO CHANCE?
    • THE EXPLANATION
    • EXPERIMENTAL APPARITIONS
    • TELEPATHIC HALLUCINATIONS
    • GHOSTS WHICH MOVE MATERIAL OBJECTS
    • PHOTOGRAPHS OF GHOSTS
    • THE “DOUBLE,” AND THE SPIRITUAL BODY
    • WHAT HAPPENS AT THE MOMENT OF DEATH
    • HOW THE SOUL MAY LEAVE THE BODY
    • THEORIES OF HAUNTED HOUSES
    • THE GHOSTS OF ANIMALS, ETC.
    • THE CLOTHES OF GHOSTS
    • TELEPATHY FROM THE DEAD
    • THE PSYCHIC ATMOSPHERE
    • FORMS CREATED BY WILL
    • PHYSICAL MANIFESTATIONS
    • CAN HAUNTED HOUSES BE “CURED”?
    • CHAPTER II
      • PHANTASMS OF THE DEAD—I.
      • A RUSSIAN GHOST
      • GRASPED BY A SPIRIT HAND
      • “I AM SHOT!”
      • HEAVE THE LEAD!
      • THE RESCUE AT SEA
      • HOW GHOSTS INFLUENCE US
      • HOW A GHOST WARNED THE KING
      • THE STAINS OF BLOOD
      • FACE TO FACE!
      • JULIA, DARLING!
      • THE CUT ACROSS THE CHEEK
      • THE INVISIBLE HAND
      • THE APPARITION OF THE RADIANT BOY
      • FISHER’S GHOST
      • HARRIET HOSMER’S VISION
      • THE APPARITION OF THE MURDERED BOY
      • THE GHOST IN YELLOW CALICO
    • PHANTASMS OF THE DEAD—I.
    • A RUSSIAN GHOST
    • GRASPED BY A SPIRIT HAND
    • “I AM SHOT!”
    • HEAVE THE LEAD!
    • THE RESCUE AT SEA
    • HOW GHOSTS INFLUENCE US
    • HOW A GHOST WARNED THE KING
    • THE STAINS OF BLOOD
    • FACE TO FACE!
    • JULIA, DARLING!
    • THE CUT ACROSS THE CHEEK
    • THE INVISIBLE HAND
    • THE APPARITION OF THE RADIANT BOY
    • FISHER’S GHOST
    • HARRIET HOSMER’S VISION
    • THE APPARITION OF THE MURDERED BOY
    • THE GHOST IN YELLOW CALICO
    • CHAPTER III
      • MORE PHANTASMS OF THE DEAD—II.
      • COMPACTS TO APPEAR AFTER DEATH
      • LORD BROUGHAM’S VISION
      • THE TYRONE GHOST
      • “DEAD OR ALIVE”
      • THE SCRATCH ON THE CHEEK
      • A GHOST IN HAMPTON COURT
      • HALF-PAST ONE O’CLOCK
      • MY OWN TRUE GHOST STORY
    • MORE PHANTASMS OF THE DEAD—II.
    • COMPACTS TO APPEAR AFTER DEATH
    • LORD BROUGHAM’S VISION
    • THE TYRONE GHOST
    • “DEAD OR ALIVE”
    • THE SCRATCH ON THE CHEEK
    • A GHOST IN HAMPTON COURT
    • HALF-PAST ONE O’CLOCK
    • MY OWN TRUE GHOST STORY
    • CHAPTER IV
      • HAUNTED HOUSES
      • THE RECORD OF A HAUNTED HOUSE
      • PROOFS OF IMMATERIALITY
      • CONDUCT OF ANIMALS IN THE HOUSE
      • B—— HOUSE
      • WILLINGTON MILL
      • THE GREAT AMHERST MYSTERY
      • BROOK HOUSE
    • HAUNTED HOUSES
    • THE RECORD OF A HAUNTED HOUSE
    • PROOFS OF IMMATERIALITY
    • CONDUCT OF ANIMALS IN THE HOUSE
    • B—— HOUSE
    • WILLINGTON MILL
    • THE GREAT AMHERST MYSTERY
    • BROOK HOUSE
    • CHAPTER V
      • GHOST STORIES OF A MORE DRAMATIC NATURE
      • DISEASE-PHANTOMS
      • THE TALE OF THE MUMMY
      • FACE SLAPPED BY A GHOST
      • ALONE WITH A GHOST IN A CHURCH
      • A HAUNTED HOUSE IN FRANCE
      • A HAUNTED HOUSE IN GEORGIA
      • SHAKEN BY A GHOST
      • THE HOUSE AND THE BRAIN
    • GHOST STORIES OF A MORE DRAMATIC NATURE
    • DISEASE-PHANTOMS
    • THE TALE OF THE MUMMY
    • FACE SLAPPED BY A GHOST
    • ALONE WITH A GHOST IN A CHURCH
    • A HAUNTED HOUSE IN FRANCE
    • A HAUNTED HOUSE IN GEORGIA
    • SHAKEN BY A GHOST
    • THE HOUSE AND THE BRAIN
    • APPENDIX A
      • HISTORICAL GHOSTS
      • ROYAL
      • EMPERORS
      • FAMOUS MEN
    • HISTORICAL GHOSTS
    • ROYAL
    • EMPERORS
    • FAMOUS MEN
    • APPENDIX B
      • THE PHANTOM ARMIES SEEN IN FRANCE
    • THE PHANTOM ARMIES SEEN IN FRANCE
    • APPENDIX C
      • BIBLIOGRAPHY
    • BIBLIOGRAPHY
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