FOR BETTER OR WORSE
Mr. George Wotton, gently pushing the swing doors
of the public bar of the “King’s Head”
an inch apart, applied an eye to the aperture, in the
hope of discovering...
W. W. Jacobs, remembered today almost exclusively for his horror story "The Monkey's Paw" (The Lady of the Barge, 1902), was one of the most popular English humorists of the early twentieth century. H...