Nine spine-chilling stories from Charles Dickens, Edgar Allan Poe, Robert Louis Stevenson, and Jerome K. Jerome, read by Laurence Olivier, Nelson Olmsted, and Basil Rathbone.
"Boring and hard to find the story"
Nelson Olmsted reads some of the finest short horror stories ever written.
Nelson Olmsted and Raymond Massey read a selection of Edgar Allan Poe's finest work, including 'The Raven', 'The Cask of Amontillado', 'Lionizing', and 'The Purloined Letter'.
Only a portion of Edgar Allan Poe's writing is morbid, but this portion is the most personal and the most orginal, and is popular almost to the exclusion of everything else he wrote. Here, Nelson Olmsted reads a selection including perhaps Poe's most celebrated tale, "The Raven".