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    • The Victorian Women Writers Collection

    • By: Edith Nesbit, Kate Chopin, Edith Wharton, and others
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 13 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
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    A fascinating collection of short stories by some of the greatest Victorian female writers. This anthology covers every theme from spirits and the occult to love and sexuality to sentimentality and romance to social observation and critique. 'The Operation' by Violet Hunt, 'Satan's Circus' by Eleanor Smith, 'A Dream of Wild Bees' by Olive Schreiner, 'A Dill Pickle' by Katherine Mansfield, 'Squirrel in a Cage' by E. M. Delafield, 'Afterward' by Edith Wharton, 'The Yellow Wallpaper' by Charlotte Perkins Gilman....

    Regular price: $21.31

    • Stories by Suffragettes

    • By: Beatrice Harraden, May Sinclair, Violet Hunt, and others
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 6 hrs and 48 mins
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    A collection of short stories written by prominent supporters of the women's suffrage movement in the United Kingdom....

    Regular price: $8.52

    • Supernatural Stories by Women Writers

    • By: Edith Wharton, Mary E. Braddon, Edith Nesbit, and others
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 16 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
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    A rich anthology of classic tales of ghosts and the supernatural written by women. 'The Operation' by Violet Hunt; 'On the Northern Ice' by Elia W. Peattie; 'Afterward' by Edith Wharton; T'he Missing Model' by Lettice Galbraith; 'The Cold Embrace' by Mary E. Braddon; 'Room Number Ten' by Bessie Kyffin-Taylor; 'Pomegranate Seed' by Edith Wharton; 'Mrs. Raeburn's Waxwork' by Eleanor Smith; 'The Mystery of the Semi-Detached' by Edith Nesbit.

    Regular price: $72.30

    • Strange Tales from the Doctor's Casebook

    • By: H. G. Wells, Violet Hunt, Edith Wharton, and others
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 11 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Twenty classic tales featuring doctors, patients, feverish imaginations, sick minds and unwell bodies, including 'Under the Knife' by H. G. Wells, 'Room Number Ten' by Bessie Kyffin-Taylor, 'Story of the Vanishing Patient' by Elia J. Peattie, 'The District Doctor' by Ivan Turgenev, 'Dead of Night' by W. F. Harvey, 'Cool Air' by H. P. Lovecraft, 'The Operation' by Violet Hunt, 'The Greatest Good of the Greatest Number' by Gertrude Atherton and more.

    Regular price: $27.35

    • The Operation

    • By: Violet Hunt
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 1 hr and 8 mins
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    Isobel Violet Hunt (1862-1942) was a British author of short stories, novels, memoir and biography. She is most famous for her supernatural fiction. The Operation is a short novella which tells a very odd story. The second wife of the famous dwarf comedy actor, Joseph Mardell, learns that her cook has seen a funeral procession leaving a neighbouring house on Christmas day.

    Regular price: $8.93