Count Magnus by M.R. James

Count Magnus

M.R. James

26 pages first pub 1904 (editions)

fiction classics horror short stories dark mysterious tense fast-paced


A short story first published in 1904 as part of the anthology Ghost Stories of an Antiquary.

Community Reviews Summary of 16 reviews


dark 100%
mysterious 100%
emotional 33%
reflective 33%
tense 33%


slow 100%

Plot- or character-driven?

Plot: 100%

Strong character development?

No: 100%

Loveable characters?

No: 100%

Diverse cast of characters?

N/A: 50% | No: 50%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

It's complicated: 50% | Yes: 50%

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