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W. W. Jacobs

Index W. W. Jacobs

William Wymark Jacobs (1863–1943), known as W. W. [1]

93 relations: A Master of Craft, A. K. Hamilton Jenkin, Albany Street, Alec Waugh, Appointment with Fear (radio), Are You Afraid of the Dark?, Arthur St John Adcock, Author's Playhouse, Barbara Toy, Beauty and the Barge, Beauty and the Barge (1914 film), Beauty and the Barge (1937 film), Charles Rock, Claybury Hospital, Columbia Workshop, Crime SuspenStories, Deathdream, Die boek van spoke, Dixon's Return, Dodd, Mead & Co., Ernest Bramah, Footsteps in the Fog, Forever (Buffy the Vampire Slayer), George Orwell bibliography, Ghosts (anthology), Graphic Classics, Great Ghost Tales, In the Grip of Terror, International Short Stories, Jacobs (surname), Kagbeni (film), Lawyer Quince, Lawyer Quince (1914 film), Lawyer Quince (1924 film), Lee Majors, List of adaptations of The Monkey's Paw, List of Brandy & Mr. Whiskers episodes, List of compositions by Ethel Smyth, List of Desert Island Discs episodes (1971–80), List of English Heritage blue plaques in the London Borough of Camden, List of English writers (D-J), List of fairy tales, List of genres, List of gothic fiction works, List of horror fiction writers, List of short fiction made into feature films, Literary Taste: How to Form It, Loughton, Magical Wishes, Marrakech in popular culture, ..., Michelle Pierce, Mr. Ledbetter's Vacation, Olwen Wymark, Our Relations, Passion Island (film), Patrick Wymark, Prom Nights from Hell, September 8, Sergeant Murphy, Spine Chillers, Stephen Laughton, Tales from the Crypt (film), Tales from the Cryptkeeper, The Boatswain's Mate, The Book of Fantasy, The Bosun's Mate, The Golden Argosy, The Haunt of Fear, The Head of the Family (1922 film), The Lady of the Barge, The Man in the Bottle, The Monkey's Paw, The Monkey's Paw (1923 film), The Monkey's Paw (1933 film), The Monkey's Paw (1948 film), The Monkey's Paw (2013 film), The Skipper's Wooing, The Strand Magazine, The Third String (1914 film), The Third String (1932 film), The Wife of Sir Isaac Harman, The Wish Giver, Three wishes joke, Treehouse of Horror II, Wapping, Will Owen (illustrator), William Jacobs, 1863 in literature, 1896 in literature, 1896 in the United Kingdom, 1902 in literature, 1902 in the United Kingdom, 2014 in public domain. Expand index (43 more) »

A Master of Craft

A Master of Craft is a 1922 British silent comedy film directed by Thomas Bentley and starring Fred Groves, Mercy Hatton and Judd Green.

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A. K. Hamilton Jenkin

Alfred Kenneth Hamilton Jenkin (29 October 1900 – 20 August 1980) was best known as a historian with a particular interest in Cornish mining, publishing The Cornish Miner, now a classic, in 1927.

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Albany Street

Albany Street is a road in London running from Marylebone Road to Gloucester Gate following the east side of Regent's Park.

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Alec Waugh

Alexander Raban "Alec" Waugh (8 July 1898 – 3 September 1981), was a British novelist, the elder brother of the better-known Evelyn Waugh and son of Arthur Waugh, author, literary critic, and publisher.

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Appointment with Fear (radio)

Appointment with Fear was a horror drama series originally broadcast on BBC Radio in the 1940s and 1950s, and revived on a number of occasions since.

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Are You Afraid of the Dark?

Are You Afraid of the Dark? is a Canadian-American horror fantasy-themed anthology television series.

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Arthur St John Adcock

Arthur St John Adcock (17 January 1864 – 9 June 1930) was an English novelist and poet, known as A. St John Adcock or St John Adcock.

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Author's Playhouse

Author's Playhouse was an anthology radio drama series, created by Wynn Wright, that aired On Mutual in 1940-1941,Terrace, Vincent (1999).

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Barbara Toy

Barbara Alex Toy FRGS (11 August 1908 – 18 July 2001) was an Australian-British travel writer, theatrical director, playwright, and screenplay writer.

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Beauty and the Barge

Beauty and the Barge may refer to.

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Beauty and the Barge (1914 film)

Beauty and the Barge is a 1914 British silent comedy film directed by Harold M. Shaw and starring Cyril Maude, Lillian Logan and Gregory Scott.

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Beauty and the Barge (1937 film)

Beauty and the Barge is a 1937 British comedy film directed by Henry Edwards and starring Gordon Harker, Judy Gunn and Jack Hawkins.

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Charles Rock

Charles Rock (30 May 1866 – 12 July 1919) was a British actor.

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Claybury Hospital

Claybury Hospital was a psychiatric hospital in Woodford Bridge, London.

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Columbia Workshop

Columbia Workshop was a radio series that aired on the Columbia Broadcasting System from 1936 to 1943, returning in 1946-47.

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Crime SuspenStories

Crime SuspenStories was a bi-monthly anthology crime comic published by EC Comics in the early 1950s.

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Deathdream

Deathdream (also known as Dead of Night) is a 1974 Canadian horror film directed by Bob Clark and written by Alan Ormsby.

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Die boek van spoke

Die Boek van Spoke (Lit. The Book of Ghosts) is an anthology of ghost stories that was compiled and translated into Afrikaans by South African author François Bloemhof.

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Dixon's Return

Dixon's Return is a 1924 British silent comedy film directed by Manning Haynes and starring Moore Marriott, Leal Douglas and Tom Coventry.

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Dodd, Mead & Co.

Dodd, Mead and Company was one of the pioneer publishing houses of the United States, based in New York City.

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Ernest Bramah

Ernest Bramah (20 March 186827 June 1942), born Ernest Brammah Smith, was an English author.

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Footsteps in the Fog

Footsteps in the Fog is a 1955 British crime film starring Stewart Granger and Jean Simmons, with a screenplay co-written by Lenore Coffee and Dorothy Davenport, and released by Columbia Pictures.

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Forever (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)

"Forever" is the 17th episode of season 5 of the television show Buffy the Vampire Slayer.

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George Orwell bibliography

The bibliography of George Orwell includes journalism, essays, novels and non-fiction books written by the British writer Eric Blair (1903–50), either under his own name or, more usually, under his pen name George Orwell.

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Ghosts (anthology)

Ghosts is an anthology of themed fantasy and science fiction short stories on the subject of ghosts edited by Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg and Charles G. Waugh as the tenth volume in their Isaac Asimov's Magical Worlds of Fantasy series.

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Graphic Classics

Graphic Classics is a comic book anthology series published by Eureka Productions of Mount Horeb, Wisconsin.

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Great Ghost Tales

Great Ghost Tales is an American horror television series that aired Live from July 6 until September 21, 1961.

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In the Grip of Terror

In the Grip of Terror is an anthology of horror short stories edited by Groff Conklin.

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International Short Stories

International Short Stories is a three-volume anthology of outstanding English, American, and French short stories and novellae of the 18th, 19th, and early 20th centuries.

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Jacobs (surname)

Jacobs is a patronymic medieval surname.

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Kagbeni (film)

Kagbeni is a 2008 Nepali movie, loosely based on W. W. Jacobs's 1902 horror short story The Monkey's Paw.

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Lawyer Quince

Lawyer Quince may refer to.

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Lawyer Quince (1914 film)

Lawyer Quince is a 1914 British silent comedy film directed by Harold M. Shaw and starring Charles Rock, Lillian Logan and Gregory Scott.

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Lawyer Quince (1924 film)

Lawyer Quince is a 1924 British comedy film directed by Manning Haynes and starring Moore Marriott, Cynthia Murtagh and Charles Ashton.

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Lee Majors

Lee Majors (born Harvey Lee Yeary; April 23, 1939) is an American film, television and voice actor.

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List of adaptations of The Monkey's Paw

English author W. W. Jacobs' "The Monkey's Paw" (1902) inspired many adaptations and parodies; some are listed here.

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List of Brandy & Mr. Whiskers episodes

The following is an episode list for the Disney Channel original series, Brandy & Mr. Whiskers.

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List of compositions by Ethel Smyth

This is a list of musical compositions by Dame Ethel Smyth (1858–1944).

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List of Desert Island Discs episodes (1971–80)

The BBC Radio 4 programme Desert Island Discs invites castaways to choose eight pieces of music, a book (in addition to the Bible - or a religious text appropriate to that person's beliefs - and the Complete Works of Shakespeare) and a luxury item that they would take to an imaginary desert island, where they will be marooned indefinitely.

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List of English Heritage blue plaques in the London Borough of Camden

This is a list of the 168 English Heritage blue plaques in the London Borough of Camden.

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List of English writers (D-J)

List of English writers lists writers in English, born or raised in England (or who lived in England for a lengthy period), who already have Wikipedia pages.

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List of fairy tales

Fairy tales are stories that range from those originating in folklore to more modern stories defined as literary fairy tales.

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List of genres

This is a list of genres of literature and entertainment, excluding genres in the visual arts.

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List of gothic fiction works

Gothic fiction (sometimes referred to as Gothic horror or Gothic romanticism) is a genre of literature that combines elements of both horror and romanticism.

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List of horror fiction writers

This is a list of some (not all) notable writers in the horror fiction genre.

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List of short fiction made into feature films

This is a list of short stories and novellas that have been made into feature films.

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Literary Taste: How to Form It

Literary Taste: How to Form it is a long essay by Arnold Bennett, first published in 1909, with a revised edition by his friend Frank Swinnerton appearing in 1937.

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Loughton

Loughton is a town and civil parish in the Epping Forest District of Essex and, for statistical purposes, part of the metropolitan area of London and the Greater London Urban Area.

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Magical Wishes

Magical Wishes is an anthology of themed fantasy and science fiction short stories on the subject of wishes edited by Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg and Charles G. Waugh as the seventh volume in their Isaac Asimov's Magical Worlds of Fantasy series.

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Marrakech in popular culture

Popular culture references to Marrakech, Morocco.

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Michelle Pierce

Michelle Pierce is an American actress.

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Mr. Ledbetter's Vacation

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Olwen Wymark

Olwen Wymark (14 February 1932 – 14 June 2013) was an American writer and playwright.

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Our Relations

Our Relations is a 1936 feature film starring Laurel and Hardy, produced by Stan Laurel for Hal Roach Studios.

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Passion Island (film)

Passion Island is a 1927 British silent drama film directed by Manning Haynes and starring Lilian Oldland, Moore Marriott and Randle Ayrton.

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Patrick Wymark

Patrick Wymark (11 July 192620 October 1970) was an English, stage, film and television actor.

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Prom Nights from Hell

Prom Nights from Hell is a 2009 anthology, featuring five young adult horror/romance short stories.

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September 8

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Sergeant Murphy

Sergeant Murphy is a 1938 American comedy film directed by B. Reeves Eason and written by Sy Bartlett and William Jacobs.

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Spine Chillers

Spine Chillers was a 1980 British children's supernatural television series produced by the Jackanory team and broadcast on BBC1.

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Stephen Laughton

Stephen Laughton is an award winning British playwright.

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Tales from the Crypt (film)

Tales from the Crypt is a 1972 British horror film, directed by Freddie Francis.

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Tales from the Cryptkeeper

Tales from the Cryptkeeper is an animated horror children series aimed at children made by Nelvana Limited.

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The Boatswain's Mate

The Boatswain's Mate is an opera in one act (but in two parts) written by British composer and suffragette Ethel Smyth in 1913–14 set to her own libretto, which was based on a story of the same name by William Wymark Jacobs.

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The Book of Fantasy

The Book of Fantasy is the English translation of Antología de la Literatura Fantástica, an anthology of appromixately 81 fantastic short stories, fragments, excerpts, and poems edited by Jorge Luis Borges, Adolfo Bioy Casares, and Silvina Ocampo.

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The Bosun's Mate

The Bosun's Mate is a 1914 British silent comedy film directed by Harold M. Shaw and starring Mary Brough, Charles Rock and Wyndham Guise.

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The Golden Argosy

The Golden Argosy: The Most Celebrated Short Stories in the English Language is an anthology edited by Charles Grayson and Van H. Cartmell, and published by Dial Press in 1955.

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The Haunt of Fear

The Haunt of Fear was an American bi-monthly horror comic anthology series published by EC Comics in 1950.

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The Head of the Family (1922 film)

The Head of the Family is a 1922 British silent comedy film directed by Manning Haynes and starring Johnny Butt, Cynthia Murtagh and John Ashton.

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The Lady of the Barge

The Lady of the Barge is an anthology of short stories by W. W. Jacobs, first published in 1902.

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The Man in the Bottle

"The Man in the Bottle" is episode 38 of the American television series The Twilight Zone.

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The Monkey's Paw

"The Monkey's Paw" is a supernatural short story by author W. W. Jacobs first published in England in the collection The Lady of the Barge in 1902.

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The Monkey's Paw (1923 film)

The Monkey's Paw is a 1923 British silent horror film directed by Manning Haynes and starring Moore Marriott, Marie Ault and Charles Ashton.

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The Monkey's Paw (1933 film)

The Monkey's Paw is a 1933 American pre-Code horror film directed by Ernest B. Schoedsack, based on the story, "The Monkey's Paw" (1902) by W.W. Jacobs.

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The Monkey's Paw (1948 film)

The Monkey's Paw is a 1948 British horror film directed by Norman Lee and starring Milton Rosmer, Michael Martin Harvey, Joan Seton and Megs Jenkins.

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The Monkey's Paw (2013 film)

The Monkey's Paw is a 2013 American horror film based on the short story of the same name by author W. W. Jacobs.

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The Skipper's Wooing

The Skipper's Wooing is a 1922 British silent comedy film directed by Manning Haynes and starring Gordon Hopkirk, Cynthia Murtagh and Johnny Butt.

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The Strand Magazine

The Strand Magazine was a monthly magazine founded by George Newnes, composed of short fiction and general interest articles.

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The Third String (1914 film)

The Third String is a 1914 British silent sports comedy film directed by George Loane Tucker and starring June Gail, Frank Stanmore and George Bellamy.

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The Third String (1932 film)

The Third String is a 1932 British sports comedy film directed by George Pearson and starring Sandy Powell, Kay Hammond and Mark Daly.

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The Wife of Sir Isaac Harman

The Wife of Sir Isaac Harman is a 1914 novel by H. G. Wells.

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The Wish Giver

The Wish Giver: Three Tales of Coven Tree is a 1983 young adult or children's book by Bill Brittain.

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Three wishes joke

The three wishes joke is a form of joke in which the protagonist is given three wishes by a supernatural being, and fails to make the best use of them.

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Treehouse of Horror II

"Treehouse of Horror II" is the seventh episode of The Simpsons' third season.

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Wapping

Wapping is a district in London Docklands, England, in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets.

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Will Owen (illustrator)

Will Owen (1869 Malta – 14 April 1957) was an English book illustrator, cartoonist, caricaturist and a commercial and poster artist, possibly best known for his iconic images of the Bisto Kids, Bovril, Lux and Lifebuoy.

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William Jacobs

William Jacobs may refer to.

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1863 in literature

This article presents lists of the literary events and publications in 1863.

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1896 in literature

This article presents lists of the literary events and publications in 1896.

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1896 in the United Kingdom

Events from the year 1896 in the United Kingdom.

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1902 in literature

This article presents lists of the literary events and publications in 1902.

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1902 in the United Kingdom

Events from the year 1902 in the United Kingdom.

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2014 in public domain

This is a list of works that enter the public domain in part of the world in 2014 in the following Post mortem auctoris countries and regions.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/W._W._Jacobs

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