Casting the Runes, and Other Ghost Stories - Study Guide Mr. Humphreys and his Inheritance Summary & Analysis

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Mr. Humphreys comes to see his inheritance, which is a grand estate from his uncle, Mr. Wilson. He meets Mr. Cooper, a neighbor of his uncle's. Mr. Cooper tells him about the extensive gardens on the grounds, including a huge hedge maze on the property. Cooper takes Humphreys to examine the property. They visit the hedge maze, but there is is a padlock on it. Cooper goes to try to find a key, and while he is gone, Humphreys realizes he can open the gate. He makes his way through the overgrown maze to the center, where there is a pedestal with a globe on it. Cooper finds him and they return home, agreeing to bring Cooper's wife to visit the maze. In the meantime, Humphreys finds a passage describing a maze that brings trouble for those who enter...

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