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Mr Corbett's Ghost

(1969)
and Other Stories
A collection of stories by

 
 
This volume collects three spine-chilling stories from Leon Garfield. The title story tells of a young apprentice who makes a pact with a strange old man one New Year's Eve to rid the world of Mr Corbett, his cruel employer. Corbett meets an untimely death, but returns to haunt his apprentice.

Genre: Children's Fiction

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"The tension is as forceful as any high-tech thriller." - Philip Pullman


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Hardback Editions

January 1900 : USA Hardback

Title: Mr. Corbett's Ghost
Author(s): Leon Garfield
ISBN: 0-394-81601-3 / 978-0-394-81601-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Random House
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June 1987 : USA Hardback
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Title: Mr. Corbett's Ghost
Author(s): Leon Garfield
ISBN: 0-670-81652-3 / 978-0-670-81652-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Viking Juvenile
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October 1984 : UK Hardback
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Title: Six Apprentices (New Windmills)
Author(s): Leon Garfield
ISBN: 0-435-12288-6 / 978-0-435-12288-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Heinemann
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November 1982 : UK Hardback
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Title: Mister Corbett's Ghost
Author(s): Leon Garfield
ISBN: 0-7226-5806-0 / 978-0-7226-5806-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Viking Children's Books
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December 1976 : UK Hardback
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Title: Mister Corbett's Ghost
Author(s): Leon Garfield
ISBN: 0-7226-5091-4 / 978-0-7226-5091-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Viking Children's Books
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March 1969 : UK Hardback
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Title: Mister Corbett's Ghost
Author(s): Leon Garfield
ISBN: 0-582-15091-4 / 978-0-582-15091-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Prentice Hall Press
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Paperback Editions

August 2013 : UK Paperback
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Title: Mr Corbett's Ghost
Author(s): Leon Garfield
ISBN: 1-78295-061-3 / 978-1-78295-061-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Red Fox Classics
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October 2000 : UK Paperback
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Title: Mr Corbett's Ghost
Author(s): Leon Garfield
ISBN: 0-19-275034-8 / 978-0-19-275034-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: OUP Oxford
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June 1999 : UK Paperback
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Title: Mr Corbett's Ghost (Oxford Children's Modern Classics)
Author(s): Leon Garfield
ISBN: 0-19-271810-X / 978-0-19-271810-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Oxford University Press
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September 1980 : UK Paperback
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Title: Mister Corbett's Ghost (M books)
Author(s): Leon Garfield
ISBN: 0-333-27862-3 / 978-0-333-27862-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Macmillan
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January 1971 : UK Paperback
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Title: Mr Corbett's Ghost and other stories (Puffin Books)
Author(s): Leon Garfield
ISBN: 0-14-030510-6 / 978-0-14-030510-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Puffin
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Kindle Editions

May 2013 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Mr Corbett's Ghost
Author(s): Leon Garfield
Publisher: RHCP Digital
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