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The Five Jars

by M.R. James

A short story in a book form that’s more like a fantasy about a man who finds five jars in the woods and finds out how using the contents makes him aware of another world existing with our own.

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Language

English

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English

Published In

1922

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M.R. James

British

Montague Rhodes James was an English author, medievalist scholar and provost of King's College, Cambridge (1905–1918), and of Eton College (1918–1936). He was Vice-Chancellor of the Univer...

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