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October 7th, 2016
Episode 144 of 158 episodes
A ghostly apparition haunts a moonlit grave near an Italian castle. Obviously the ghost is filled with unrest, but it is also undead? F. Marion Crawford, today on The Classic Tales Podcast. Welcome to The Classic Tales Podcast. Thank you for listening. Many, many thanks to all of our Classic Tales Podcast Financial Supporters. If it weren’t for you, we wouldn’t have this podcast. It’s that simple. Thank you. The Picture of Dorian Gray, by Oscar Wilde is now available at www.thebestaudiobooks.com. You can download the standard audiobook, an HD version, or mp3s of the chapters – whatever works for you! Around the World in 80 Days is also available now. Financial supporters can use their monthly coupon codes and save 6 dollars off whatever they like. Halloween is one of my favorite times of the year. I figured we had to start October with a vampire tale. Here is a story that was a stand out to H.P. Lovecraft, and written by the same author of last week’s tale, The Screaming Skull: F. Marion Crawford. With an Italian castle, gypsies, plunder, murder and vampires, what’s not to love? And now, The Blood Is The Life, by F. Marion Crawford