This vintage book contains Francis Marion Crawford's 1911 horror novel, "e;The Dead Smile"e;. With a ghastly banshee, a cadaver that's wont stay put, and an infectious and sinister smile, this eerie novel is a masterpiece of the macabre that constitutes a must-read for fans of the genre. Francis Marion Crawford (1854-1909) was an American writer of novels most famous for his notable contributions to classic supernatural and horror fiction. Contents include: "e;The Dead Smile"e;, "e;The Screaming Scull"e;, "e;Man Overboard!"e;, "e;For the Blood is the Life"e;, "e;The Upper Berth"e;, "e;By the Water of Paradise"e;, and "e;The Doll's Ghost"e;. Many vintage books such as this are increasingly scarce and expensive. We are republishing this volume now in an affordable, modern edition complete with a specially commissioned new introduction.