Stoneground ghost tales by Edmund Gill Swain

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Published by W. Heffer & Sons, ltd. in Cambridge [Eng.] .

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Statementcompiled from the recollections of the Reverend Roland Batchel, vicar of the parish. By E. G. Swain.
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LC ClassificationsPZ3.S96951 S
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Pagination187 p.
Number of Pages187
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Open LibraryOL6313977M
LC Control Number34038300
OCLC/WorldCa2528110

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The protagonist, the Rector of Stoneground, the Reverend Roland Batchel, is a kindly, humane bachelor and amateur antiquarian, not unlike Swain himself.

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