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Ghost stories & legends of eastern Connecticut

Donna Kent

Ghost stories & legends of eastern Connecticut

new secrets of old lore revealed

by Donna Kent

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  • 15 Currently reading

Published by History Press in Charleston, SC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ghosts -- Connecticut,
  • Haunted places -- Connecticut

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesGhost stories and legends of eastern Connecticut
    StatementDonna Kent.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF1472.U6 K46 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24057268M
    ISBN 109781596293175
    LC Control Number2007029681

    Retellings of American folktales, tall tales, myths and legends, Native American myths, weather folklore, ghost stories, and more from each of the 50 United States of . By Monica Nika As the cool October winds chase withering leaves down our streets at night while the pale lights of Halloween jack-o-lanterns flicker on the porches neatly decorated with frost-bitten mums, let's remember the 'real' ghosts and tell the stories of the 'truly' haunted places of Western Connecticut. Read Connecticut's 'truest', spookiest and saddest haunted tales : Mary Beth Lawlor.

    These are the most recent ghost sightings in Connecticut New Milford, Connecticut - There are ghost sightings in those houses across from the hospital. READ MORE Simsbury, Connecticut - My son was still afraid of the dark at age He is now One time he came running downstairs looking as if he saw a ghost, and he said he did. Here are the 50 classic ghost stories featured within: The Black Cat, by Edgar Allan Poe (); From the Tomb, by Guy De Maupassant (); Afterward, by Edith Wharton (); Casting the Runes, by M. R. James (); The Phantom ‘Rickshaw, by Rudyard Kipling (); A Haunted Island, by Algernon Blackwood (); The Spectre Bride, by William Harrison.

    Urban legends contain many folkloric elements and they spread quickly through a community or society. The tales are usually told dramatically, as if they are true stories that have happened to a real people, although they may in fact be fictional. Local touches are often added to the legend. Ghost Stories and Legends. September 12th, pm. There is a local ghost story most Phoenicians’ do not know about. But was so widely talked about back in the late ’s that the New York Times wrote a story on it. It is still said today that you can see the Squaw sitting at .


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