11. The Strange Orchid, by H. G. Wells

http://media.blubrry.com/arcanetales/p/www.arcanetales.com/audio/Strange%20Orchid.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (19.4MB)The Strange Orchid By H.G. Wells The buying of orchids always has in it a certain speculative flavour. You have before you the brown shrivelled lump of tissue, and for the rest you must trust your judgment, or the auctioneer, or your good luck, as your taste may […]

10. The Vampire Cat of Nabeshima, by A.B. Mitford

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9. The Masque of the Red Death, By Edgar Allen Poe

http://media.blubrry.com/arcanetales/p/www.arcanetales.com/audio/Masque%20of%20the%20Red%20Death.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (17.2MB) The Masque of the Red Death By Edgar Allen Poe THE “Red Death” had long devastated the country. No pestilence had ever been so fatal, or so hideous. Blood was its Avatar and its seal — the redness and the horror of blood. There were sharp pains, […]