Оскар Уайльд The Canterville Ghost. I. When Mr. Hiram B. Otis, the American Minister, bought Canterville Chase, every one told him he was doing a very foolish thing, as there was no doubt at all that the place was haunted.
Оскар Уайльд The Canterville Ghost. Indeed, Lord Canterville himself, who was a man of the most punctilious honour, had felt it his duty to mention the fact to Mr. Otis when they came to discuss terms.
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In The Canterville Ghost Oscar Wilde's modern prose and themes, with characters like caricatures . The Canterville Ghost is another highly entertaining piece of classic literature from a writer born well before his time. It is one well worth finding the time to read.
In The Canterville Ghost Oscar Wilde's modern prose and themes, with characters like caricatures, lampoons traditional ghost stories.
Indeed, Lord Canterville himself, who was a man of the most punctilious honour, had felt it his duty to mention the fact to Mr. Augustus Dampier, who is a Fellow of King's College, Cambridge. After the unfortunate accident to the Duchess, none of our younger servants would stay with us, and Lady Canterville often got very little sleep at night, in consequence of the mysterious noises that came from the corridor and the library.
The Canterville Ghost book. This is Oscar Wilde's tale of the American family moved into a British mansion, Canterville Chase, much to the annoyance of its tired ghost
The Canterville Ghost book. This is Oscar Wilde's tale of the American family moved into a British mansion, Canterville Chase, much to the annoyance of its tired ghost.
I read the book when I was younger but really couldn't remember much about it so I decided to curl up with it one afternoon and reread it. At 126 pages, it took me no time at all and I forgot how much I enjoyed the story. Geared toward a younger audience, the story is about a crotchety old ghost who takes great pleasure in scaring the tenants, maids, and visitors. He'd been quite successful for the 300 years he ambled the halls until an American family moved into the British manor and gave him a run for his money, and ultimately helping him find peace.
The Canterville Ghost" is a short story by Oscar Wilde. The story is about an American family who move to a castle haunted by the ghost of a dead nobleman, who killed his wife and was starved to death by his wife's brothers. It has been adapted for the stage and screen several times.
The Canterville Ghost (Illustrated by WALLACE GOLDSMITH). An amusing chronicle of the tribulations of the Ghost of Canterville Chase when his ancestral halls became the home of the American Minister to the Court of St. James.
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There were many books on bookshelves. The Canterville Ghost was very surprised. He had lived in Canterville Chase for three hundred years.
txt 24 Кб. Mr Hiram B. Otis was a rich American from New York. He had come to live and work in England, but he did not want to live in London. There were many books on bookshelves. There were paintings on the walls. There was also a red stain on the floor. Everyone was frightened of him, because everyone was afraid of ghosts. But this American gentleman was not afraid. The Canterville Ghost decided to work harder. He wanted to frighten the American. He made a terrible noise and shone a horrible green light in the corridor.