A Christmas Tale   [Witcherley Ways]

1857

Short Fiction

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The Story

This story is not precisely a ghost story, but is certainly reminiscent of strange tales told at midnight over a dying fire . . . .


Biographical and other notes

A Christmas Tale was later reprinted, slightly abridged, in Tales from Blackwood under the title Witcherly Ways.


British publishing information

Periodical:   Blackwood's Magazine   Jan 1857


Series and Themes

Stories of the Seen and Unseen


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