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" As if from the door, though it did not open, there grew out another shape, equally distinct, equally ghastly — a man's shape — a young man's. It was in the dress of the last century, or rather in a likeness of such dress (for both the male shape and... "
True Ghost Stories - Page 228
by Hereward Carrington - 1915 - 246 pages
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The Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 48

John Holmes Agnew, Walter Hilliard Bidwell - 1859
...was in the dress of the last century, or rather in a likeness of such dress; for both the male shape and the female, though defined, were evidently unsubstantial,...old-fashioned garb, with its ruffles and lace and buckle-!, and the corpse-like aspect and ghost-like stillness of the flitting wearer. Just as the male...
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The Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art, Volume 48

Language Arts & Disciplines - 1859
...was in the dress of the last century, or rather in a likeness of such dress ; for both the male shape and the female, though defined, were evidently unsubstantial,...old-fashioned garb, with its ruffles and lace and buckle«, and the corpse-like aspect and ghost-like stillness of the flitting wearer. Just as the male...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine

England - 1859
...its ruffles and lace and buckles, und the corpse-like aspect and ghost-like stillness of the tutting wearer. Just as the male shape approached the female, the dark Shadow started from the wall, all three for a moment wrupped in darkness. When the pale light returned, tue two phantoms were as...
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Harper's Magazine, Volume 22

Henry Mills Alden, Thomas Bucklin Wells, Lee Foster Hartman, Frederick Lewis Allen - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1861
...in the dress of the last century, or rather in a likeness of such dress ; for botli the male shape and the female, though defined, were evidently unsubstantial,...the female, the dark Shadow started from the wall, all three for a moment wrapped in darkness. When the pale light returned, the two phantoms were as...
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A strange story; and The haunted and the haunters, by the author of 'Rienzi'.

Edward George E.L. Bulwer- Lytton (1st baron.) - 1864
...was in the dress of the last century, or rather in a likeness of such dress (for both the male shape and the female, though defined, were evidently unsubstantial,...aspect and ghost-like stillness of the flitting wearer. J ust as the male shape approached the female, the dark Shadow started from the wall, all three for...
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A STRANGE STORY AND THE HAUNTED AND THE HAUNTERS

SIR EDWARD BULWER LYTTON, BART. - 1865
...was in the dress of the last century, or rather in a likeness of such dress (for both the male shape and the female, though defined, were evidently unsubstantial,...the female, the dark Shadow started from the wall, all three for a moment wrapped in darkness. When the pale light returned, the two phantoms were as...
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A strange story; and The haunted and the haunters, by the author of 'Rienzi'.

Edward George E.L. Bulwer- Lytton (1st baron.) - 1865
...something incongruous, grotesque, •t fearful, in the contrast between the elaborate finery, the courtk precision of that old-fashioned garb, with its ruffles...the female, the dark Shadow started from the wall, all three for a moment wrapped in darkness. When the pale light returned, the two phantoms were as...
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Little Classics: Intellect

Rossiter Johnson - Literature - 1874
...was in the dress of the last century, or rather in a likeness of such dress ; for both the male shape and the female, though defined, were evidently unsubstantial,...male shape approached the female, the dark shadow darted from the wall, all three for a moment wrapped in darkness. When the pale light returned, the...
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Philitis: Being a Condensed Account of the Recently Discovered Solution of ...

Charles Casey - Pyramids - 1876 - 100 pages
...in the dress of the last century, or rather in a likeness of snch dress (for both the male shape aud the female, though defined, were evidently unsubstantial,...the female, the dark Shadow started from the wall, all three for a moment wrapped in darkness. When the pale light returned, the two phantoms were as...
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The Lily, Volume 1, Issue 1

Magdalen School (University of Oxford) - Private schools - 1880
...was in the dress of the last century, or rather in a likeness of such dress ; for both the male shape and the female, though defined, were evidently unsubstantial,...the female, the dark Shadow started from the wall, all three for a moment wrapped in darkness. When the pale light returned, the two phantoms were as...
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