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The Story of Clifford House (Short Story)

  • Type: Short Story

Written by an anonymous author, The Story of Clifford House is a 1878 short ghost story.- AsNotedIn

This story I will tell to you now, as I have promised to do so, and yet I can hardly make you believe in the reluctance with which I even allow my thoughts to go back to the time which I spent in that house--my first town residence after I was married.

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  • London, England My own health was not very good and Dr Winchester was kindest and wisest of gentlemanly doctors so, all things considered, we stayed in London until August and only spoke of an excursion to the Isle of Man as a probability in September.


Y/M/D Association Description Place Locale Food Event
1878/00/00 Anonymous Author Written by an anonymous author, "The Story of Clifford House" is published.

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Particulars for The Story of Clifford House (Short Story):
Landscape Bower a shady place under trees or climbing plants in a garden or wood
rub to create warmth or sensation Chafe
Audience Childrens
Attribute Diaphanous (especially of fabric) light, delicate, and translucent.
Employment Domestic Worker
Communication encomium speech or writing that praises highly
Narrative Arts Fiction prose literature, especially short stories and novels, that describes imaginary events and people
Utility Gaslight a type of lamp in which an incandescent mantle is heated by a jet of burning gas
Supernatural Ghost an apparition of a dead person which is believed to appear or become manifest to the living, typically as a nebulous image
Paranormal Haunted a place frequented by ghost
not showing proper respect, rude Impertinent not showing proper respect, rude
Victorian Institution Mudie's Library
Narrative Arts Narrative an account of connected events
Magic Necromancer Definition
of a woman - having a small and attractively dainty build petite definition
Pseudoscience Phrenology
Narrative Arts Prose ordinary written language
Art Type Short Story short form narrative fiction
Narrative Arts Speculative Fiction a genre of fiction that encompasses works in which the setting is other than the real world, involving supernatural, futuristic, or other imagined elements
Building Style Townhouse

Original Language: English

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