THREE AT TABLE
The talk in the coffee-room had been of ghosts and
apparitions, and nearly everybody present had contributed
his mite to the stock of information upon a hazy and
somewhat thread-bare su...
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...