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Summary

This is the unabridged audio recording of M R James' excellent ghost story "The Residence at Whitminster". Read by David Collings, this is sure to scare and delight in equal measure.

Public Domain (P)2010 Craftsman Unabridged Audio

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"David Collings reads wonderfully well." (The Observer)

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Narrator is excellent.
This particular M R James was the usual fair... If somewhat long winded at getting to the point.

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  • Admiralu
  • 01-01-20

The Evil A Boy Does

This was a haunting tale of an evil young boy who played around with things he shouldn’t have and the consequences of his actions. What goes around comes around. Another wonderful story from MR James with expert narration.

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  • Donna Deal
  • 26-10-19

Another chiller by the master..

M.R. James has a method, a pattern of establishing his tales of terror, this is no exception.
However the presence of youth here is different: in previous stories, children represented innocence,
here it's the opposite. But all in all, another story for the ages.