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Tales of love and death

Robert Aickman

Tales of love and death

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Published by Gollancz in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Short stories, English.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Robert Aickman.
    Series(Gollancz fantasy & macabre)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192p. ;
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22340365M
    ISBN 10057502335X
    OCLC/WorldCa4490802

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    I stand in awe, and I am not a fan of hyperbole. When Jade Emperor discovered this he ordered his daughter to return to the Heaven and threatened to kill Dong Yong if she did not follow his order. The soldier grabbed the bag, tied it up, and went on his way. Ditmar explained what he had done, and was absolved, but would remain as a ghost and would administer the kiss of death to every male descendant but one in each generation, until the tower fell down. Unfortunately, it was too late and Zhu had been betrothed by her farther to Ma Wencai, a son of an high local official.


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