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Dr. Nikola’s Experiment

This fourth novel of Boothby’s Dr. Nikola series reveals that Nikola has discovered all of the facts necessary to extend a human being’s life. He has studied science and magic secrets of Tibetan monks. He explains: “It has been a long and tedious search, but such labour only makes success the sweeter. The machinery is […]


Genre: Fiction, Occult & Supernatural, Science Fiction

Ghost Stories of an Antiquary

Ghost Stories of an Antiquary is the title of M. R. James’ first collection of ghost stories, published in 1904 (some had previously appeared in magazines). Some later editions under this title contain both the original collection and its successor, More Ghost Stories (1911), combined in one volume. Montague Rhodes James (1862–1936) was a medieval […]


Genre: Fiction, Occult & Supernatural, Short Stories

A Haunted House

Virginia Woolf’s intention to publish her short stories is carried out in this volume, posthumously collected by her husband, Leonard Woolf. Containing six of eight stories from Monday or Tuesday, seven that appeared in magazines, and five other stories, the book makes available Virginia Woolf’s shorter works of fiction. Genre: Fiction, Occult & Supernatural, Short […]


Genre: Fiction, Occult & Supernatural, Short Stories