"Canon Alberic's Scrap-Book" is the first story in the first collection of ghost stories published by M. R. James, Ghost Stories of an Antiquary. The volume appeared in 1904, but "Canon Alberic's Scrap-Book" was written in 1894 and published soon afterwards in the National Review.
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The story has a detailed and realistic setting in the tiny decaying
cathedral city of Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges, at the foot of the
^ "Un troisième disque Sorabji par Michael Habermann" (PDF).
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Works by M. R. James
"Canon Alberic's Scrap-Book" "Lost Hearts" "The Mezzotint" "The Ash-tree" " Number 13" "Count Magnus" "'Oh, Whistle, and I'll Come to You, My Lad'" "The Treasure of Abbot Thomas" "A School Story" " The Rose Garden" "The Tractate Middoth" "Casting the Runes" "The Stalls of Barchester Cathedral" "Martin's Close" "Mr Humphreys and His Inheritance" "A Warning to the Curious"
Ghost Stories of an Antiquary
More Ghost Stories
A Thin Ghost and Others
A Warning to the Curious
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