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The Resource Scary stories to tell in the dark, collected from folklore and retold by Alvin Schwartz ; with drawings by Stephen Gammell

Scary stories to tell in the dark, collected from folklore and retold by Alvin Schwartz ; with drawings by Stephen Gammell

Label
Scary stories to tell in the dark
Title
Scary stories to tell in the dark
Statement of responsibility
collected from folklore and retold by Alvin Schwartz ; with drawings by Stephen Gammell
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Stories of ghosts and witches, "jump" stories, scary songs, and modern-day scary stories
Cataloging source
YQR
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1927-1992
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Schwartz, Alvin
Dewey number
398.2/5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gammell, Stephen
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  • Ghost stories, American
  • Tales
  • Ghosts
  • Horror stories
  • Folklore
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Scary stories to tell in the dark, collected from folklore and retold by Alvin Schwartz ; with drawings by Stephen Gammell
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Reprint: Originally published: New York : Lippincott, c1981
  • "First Scholastic printing, October 1989"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 105-110)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The white wolf
  • The haunted house
  • The guests
  • The hearse song
  • The girl who stood on a grave
  • A new horse
  • Alligators
  • Room for one more
  • The Wendigo
  • The dead man's brains
  • The big toe
  • "May I carry your basket?"
  • The hook
  • The white satin evening gown
  • High beams
  • The babysitter
  • The viper
  • The attic
  • The slithery-dee
  • Aaron Kelly's bones
  • The ghost with the bloody fingers
  • The walk
  • "What do you come for?"
  • Me Tie Dough-ty Walker!
  • A man who lived in Leeds
  • Old woman all skin and bond
  • The thing
  • Cold as clay
Control code
1012406
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 111 pages
Isbn
9780590431972
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1012406
  • (Sirsi) 1012406
  • (OCoLC)21774709
Label
Scary stories to tell in the dark, collected from folklore and retold by Alvin Schwartz ; with drawings by Stephen Gammell
Publication
Note
  • Reprint: Originally published: New York : Lippincott, c1981
  • "First Scholastic printing, October 1989"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 105-110)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The white wolf
  • The haunted house
  • The guests
  • The hearse song
  • The girl who stood on a grave
  • A new horse
  • Alligators
  • Room for one more
  • The Wendigo
  • The dead man's brains
  • The big toe
  • "May I carry your basket?"
  • The hook
  • The white satin evening gown
  • High beams
  • The babysitter
  • The viper
  • The attic
  • The slithery-dee
  • Aaron Kelly's bones
  • The ghost with the bloody fingers
  • The walk
  • "What do you come for?"
  • Me Tie Dough-ty Walker!
  • A man who lived in Leeds
  • Old woman all skin and bond
  • The thing
  • Cold as clay
Control code
1012406
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 111 pages
Isbn
9780590431972
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1012406
  • (Sirsi) 1012406
  • (OCoLC)21774709

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