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The Mystery of Choice

by Robert W. Chambers Author · Claire Bloom Director

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An eerie and macabre collection of stories from Robert W. Chambers, author of The King in Yellow

Considered by many to be the father of supernatural fiction, Robert W. Chambers' work continues to influence writers today. Originally published in 1897, The Mystery of Choice brings together eight chilling tales, most of them set in Brittany. Distinguished by its atmospheric use of natural scenery, this important collection presents an author at the peak of his craft.

Included here are "The Purple Emperor," "Pompe Funebre," "The Messenger," "The White Shadow," "Passeur," "The Key to Grief," and "A Matter of Interest."

Publication Details

Publisher:
Blackstone Publishing
Imprint:
Skyboat Media
Edition:
Unabridged
Publication Date:
2014

Format

  • OverDrive MP3 Audiobook 166.6 MB
  • OverDrive Listen 166.6 MB

Robert W. Chambers (Author)

Robert W. Chambers (1865-1933) was an illustrator, novelist, and short-story writer. His best-known book, The King in Yellow, is regarded as one of the most important works of American supernatural fiction. He also wrote historical fiction, severa...

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Gabrielle De Cuir (Director)

Gabrielle de Cuir, award-winning narration, has narrated over two hundred titles and specializes in fantasy, humor, and titles requiring extensive foreign language and accent skills. She was a cowinner of the Audie Award for best narration in 2011...

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Claire Bloom (Director)

Claire Bloom, CBE, is an English film and stage actress, known for leading roles in plays such as Streetcar Named Desire, A Doll's House, and Long Day's Journey into Night, along with nearly sixty films and countless television roles, during a car...

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Creators

Author :
Robert W. Chambers
Director :
Gabrielle De Cuir
Narrator :
Stefan Rudnicki
Director :
Claire Bloom
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