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Victorian Ghosts, 1852-1907: EN 4573 Collection


Even at its height, spiritualism was not popular within the ghost story genre; it was usually disregarded as folly (Bann 664). “The Moonlit Road” takes a more serious, “believable” approach. The medium Bayrolles appeared previously in Bierce’s story “An Inhabitant of Carcosa”.

Bann, Jennifer. "Ghostly Hands and Ghostly Agency: The Changing Figure of the Nineteenth-Century Specter." Victorian Studies, vol. 51, no. 4, 2009, pp. 663-685,775. ProQuest,


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