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The Canterville Ghost

by Oscar Wilde

The Canterville Ghost Summary

Overview

"The Canterville Ghost" is a parody featuring a dramatic spirit named Sir Simon and an American ambassador named Mr. Hiram B. Otis. Mr. Otis...

(The entire section is 122 words.)

The Canterville Ghost Summary

Purchasing Canterville Chase
As the story opens, Horace B. Otis, the brusque American minister, ignores the warnings of several...

(The entire section is 1034 words.)