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A guide to resources for Halloween from the University of Chicago Library.

SCRC Book Images

Image from Inside Cover of Frankenstein 1831 edition

"By the glimmer of the half -extinguished light, I saw the dull yellow eye of the creature open; it breathed hard, and a convulsive motion agitated its limbs, ....I rushed out of the room". p. 43

 Inside book cover from 1831 edition of Frankenstein published by Colburn and Bentley. 

Image of boy talking to four friends with caption "If you ain't afraid, go do it then" 












"If you ain't afraid, go do it then."

  Title page image from The Monster and Other Stories by Stephen Crane.

Spooky Special Collections

The Werewolf

Story in Second Book of Tales by Eugene Field




Spiritualism and Mediums

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