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Tales of Kentucky ghosts

William Lynwood Montell

Tales of Kentucky ghosts

by William Lynwood Montell

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Published by University Press of Kentucky in Lexington, Ky .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementWilliam Lynwood Montell
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBF1472.U6 M6625 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24553129M
ISBN 109780813125930
LC Control Number2010020653
OCLC/WorldCa634739699

Book Description: In Ghosts of the Bluegrass, James McCormick and Macy Wyatt present stories of Kentucky ghosts past and present. Some of the tales are set in rural areas, but many take place in urban areas such as the haunted house on Broadway in downtown Lexington and in buildings on the University of Kentucky campus, where Adolph Rupp is said to have conversed . Tales From Kentucky Funeral Homes by William Lynwood Montell In Tales From Kentucky Funeral Homes, William Lynwood Montell gives voice to funeral home directors and embalmers across Kentucky, collecting their stories, both humorous and touching, to reveal an insider perspective of the business of death over the past fifty years.

  "Lynwood Montell has collected ghost tales all over the state of Kentucky, from coal mining settlements to river landings, from highways to battlefields. He presents these suspense-filled stories just as he first heard or read them: as bona fide personal experiences or as events witnessed by family members or friends. There are over stories in Ghosts across 1/5(1).   This month I took it upon myself to read some of the tales, and found that one of the most thorough and fascinating books on the topic of Kentucky ghosts was penned by Monroe County native, retired professor of folk studies, and author Lynwood Montell. I read the book once before, over a decade ago, and it was time for a re-read.

  Tales of Kentucky Ghosts is sure to both entertain and chill its readers while also allowing them to consider their own supernatural heritage. About the author: William Lynwood Montell, professor emeritus of folk studies at WKU, is the author or editor of more than 20 books, including Ghosts across Kentucky, Haunted Houses and Family Ghosts. These are the most recent ghost sightings in Kentucky Oak Grove, Kentucky - This happened on Carter Road right off of Huge Hunter in Oak Grove, KY. My family often takes drives through the country side of Oak Grove. One bridge in particular sticks out, .


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Tales of Kentucky Ghosts book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A Tales of Kentucky ghosts book ghost story can make your hair stand on end, your pa /5.

A good ghost story can make your hair stand on end, your palms sweat, and your heart race. The bone-chilling collection Tales of Kentucky Ghosts presents more than stories that do just that.

In his new book, William Lynwood Montell has assembled an entertaining and diverse array of tales from across the commonwealth that will keep you checking under the.

The bone-chilling collection Tales of Kentucky Ghosts presents more than stories that do just that. In his new book, William Lynwood Montell has assembled an entertaining and diverse array of tales from across the commonwealth that will keep you checking under the bed every night.

A good ghost story can make your hair stand on end, your palms sweat, and your heart race. The bone-chilling collection Tales of Kentucky Ghosts presents more than stories that do just that. In his new book, William Lynwood Montell has assembled an entertaining and diverse array of tales from across the commonwealth that will keep you checking under the bed every night.4/5(1).

A good ghost story can make your hair stand on end, your palms sweat, and your heart race. The bone-chilling collection Tales of Kentucky Ghosts presents more than stories that do just that.

In his new book, William Lynwood Montell has assembled an entertaining and diverse array of tales from across the commonwealth that will keep you checking under the bed every night. A good ghost story can make your hair stand on end, your palms sweat, and your heart race.

The bone-chilling collection Tales of Kentucky Ghosts presents more than stories that do just that. In his new book, William Lynwood Montell has assembled an entertaining and diverse array of tales from across the commonwealth that will keep you checking under the Brand: University Press of Kentucky.

A good ghost story can make your hair stand on end, your palms sweat, and your heart race. The bone-chilling collection Tales of Kentucky Ghosts presents more than stories that do just that.

In his new book, William Lynwood Montell has assembled an entertaining and diverse array of tales from across the commonwealth that will keep you checking under the bed every : The University Press of Kentucky.

Meet 10 Ghosts From Kentucky And Their Bone-Chilling Stories. Kentucky has been described as one of the most haunted among the southern states, being featured in books and television series. Believers realize that is not an exaggeration.

Historical reviews of how our cities and counties turned into the thriving communities they are today, leave. Get this from a library. Tales of Kentucky ghosts.

[William Lynwood Montell] -- A good ghost story can make your hair stand on end, your palms sweat, and your heart race. The bone-chilling collection Tales of Kentucky Ghosts presents more than stories that do just that.

The tales range from chilling to comical, from horrific road-side murders to "foot-tickling" ghosts. Readers can easily locate the ghostly Kentucky counties in the book's index and spook themselves with frightening tales from their own hometowns. The book hits home for Lexington residents with three tales from Fayette County.

Tales of Kentucky Ghosts is, in a way, the type of ghost story book that folklore presses rarely publish anymore. All of the tales are oral ghost narratives collected from ordinary residents of western Kentucky.

In the introduction, William Lynwood Montell, Professor Emeritus of Folk Studies at Western Kentucky University, says that he began gathering stories for this book in. Tales of Kentucky Ghosts is a book written by William Lynwood Montell.

It was first published in A good ghost story can make your hair stand on end, your palms sweat, and your heart race. The bone-chilling collection Tales of Kentucky Ghosts presents more than stories that do just that. In his new book, William Lynwood Montell has assembled an entertaining and.

"Kentucky Ghosts" by William Lynwood Montell contained some truly entertaining ghost stories which were easy to comprehend due to its writing style. But more than that, what I liked most about these short stories was how it made me experience Kentucky itself. Despite the collection lacking the horror or the creepiness that others would try to look for, I still enjoyed these ghost /5.

Search for "Weird Ghosts" Books in the Search Form now, Download or Read Books for FREE, just by Creating an Account to enter our library. More than 1 Million Books in Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Tuebl and Audiobook formats. Hourly Update. Haunted Houses and Family Ghosts of Kentucky includes chilling tales such as that of the Tan Man of Pike County, who trudges invisibly through a house accompanied by the smell of roses, and the famed Gray Lady of Liberty Hall in Frankfort, a houseguest who never left.

Montell tells the story of a stormy night, shortly before Henry Clay's death 3/5(1). 15 Haunted Places In Kentucky That Will Give You Nightmares Tonight.

We all heard scary stories growing up, causing most of us to fear things that went bump in the night. However, in many cases, these frightening tales were just stories. The bone-chilling collection Tales of Kentucky Ghosts presents more than stories that do just that.

In his new book, William Lynwood Montell has assembled an entertaining and diverse array of tales from across the commonwealth that will keep you checking under the bed every night.5/5(1).

Read "Tales of Kentucky Ghosts" by William Lynwood Montell available from Rakuten Kobo. A good ghost story can make your hair stand on end, your palms sweat, and your heart race.

The bone-chilling collection. William Lynwood Montell’s “ Tales of Kentucky Ghosts, ” now available in paperback, combines more than stories collected from across the state. He combed through university archives and interviewed countless individuals to provide a comprehensive look at regional legend and lore.In Ghosts of the Bluegrass, James McCormick and Macy Wyatt present stories of Kentucky ghosts past and present.

Some of the tales are set in rural areas, but many take place in urban areas such as the haunted house on Broadway in downtown Lexington and in buildings on the University of Kentucky campus, where Adolph Rupp is said to have conversed with the .The story I am about to tell you is true and real.

To the people that do not believe in spirits, ghosts, or anything supernatural would probably not be interested in this experience at all. So, this happened I think, back in and I was only like 7 years old at the time.

I .