The Croquet Player

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This allegorical satire about a man fleeing from his evil dreams was written under the influence of the Spanish Civil War. The croquet player, comfortably sipping a vermouth, listens to the strange and terrible tale of the haunted countryside. Wells' modern ghost story of a remote English Village, Cainsmarsh. Dark events are plaguing its people. A terrified farmer murders a scarecrow. Family pets are being bludgeoned to death. Loving couples are turning on each other in vicious rage. People are becoming suspicious of every ...

The Croquet Player 2017, Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

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The Croquet Player 2016, H. G. Wells Library

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The Croquet Player 2013, Literary Licensing, LLC

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The Croquet Player 2013, Literary Licensing, LLC

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The Croquet Player 2011, Kessinger Publishing, Whitefish MT

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The Croquet Player 2010, Kessinger Publishing, Whitefish MT

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The Croquet Player 2010, Kessinger Publishing, Whitefish MT

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The Croquet Player 2007, Kessinger Publishing, Whitefish MT

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The Croquet Player 2004, Bison, Lincoln, NE

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The Croquet Player 1998, Trent Editions, Nottingham

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Croquet Player 1979, Ian Henry Publications Ltd, Essex

ISBN-13: 9780860251538

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