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W. W. Jacobs

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    • The Monkey's Paw

    • By: W. W. Jacobs
    • Narrated by: Tim Nelson
    • Length: 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 6

    An elderly couple living in a remote village with their mischievous son, Herbert, are presented with a macabre souvenir from India....

    Regular price: $2.95

    • The Monkey's Paw and Other Stories

    • By: W.W. Jacobs, Kate Chopin, Sarah Orne Jewett, and others
    • Narrated by: full cast
    • Length: 3 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 31
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 12

    This unique collection features some of the best short stories every written....

    Regular price: $16.80

    • The Monkey's Paw

    • By: W. W. Jacobs
    • Narrated by: Mike Vendetti
    • Length: 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 3

    "The Monkey's Paw" is a supernatural short story by author W. W. Jacobs first published in England in 1902. Three wishes are granted to the owner of the monkey's paw, but the wishes come with an enormous price for interfering with fate....

    Regular price: $7.13

    • The Short Stories of W. W. Jacobs

    • By: W. W. Jacobs
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 12 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
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    William Wymark Jacobs (1863 - 1943) was an English author of short stories and novels. His most popular works in the early part of the last century were his humorous tale....

    Regular price: $25.81

    • The Rival Beauties

    • By: W. W. Jacobs
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      1 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      1 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      1 out of 5 stars 1

    'The Rival Beauties' is one of the night watchman's most unlikely tales. He narrates the time when his ship came across a giant sea-serpent and they attempted to lure it with them to New York....

    Regular price: $3.09

    • The Substitute

    • By: W. W. Jacobs
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 27 mins
    • Unabridged
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    W. W. Jacobs was an English writer, famous for his humorous short stories, particularly those relating the preposterous adventures and misadventures of sailors on leave....

    Regular price: $4.12

    • The Lady of the Barge

    • By: W. W. Jacobs
    • Narrated by: Walter Covell
    • Length: 4 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 4
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    William Wymark Jacobs is now best remembered for his macabre tales like "The Monkey's Paw" and "The Well" (both included here), but most of his stories are humorous in tone....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • A Drop of Picante Sauce

    • By Joseph R on 09-07-09

    Regular price: $10.46

    • Four Horror Stories

    • By: W. W. Jacobs
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 1 hr and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 1

    W. W. Jacobs (1863-1941) is best known as a writer of humorous stories and the crafter of the most grisly of horror stories....

    Regular price: $8.40

    • The Well

    • By: W. W. Jacobs
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 1

    W. W. Jacobs (1863-1941) is best known as a writer of humorous stories and the crafter of the most grisly of horror stories....

    Regular price: $6.58

    • Smoked Skipper

    • By: W. W. Jacobs
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 26 mins
    • Unabridged
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    When Ralph, the new cabin boy joins the schooner ship Susan-Jane, which is carrying a cargo of gunpowder, he finds to his surprise that he has not signed up for a life as a swashbuckling pirate....

    Regular price: $3.83

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