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The Brown Portmanteau single work   short story   horror   crime  
Issue Details: First known date: 1887... 1887 The Brown Portmanteau
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English club tale of a murderous dream. A young married gentleman about to leave for Scotland to recover from a sick liver dreams that he murders a fellow club member. The dead man follows him in the portmanteau he tumbles the body into. Slight, predictable, some humour. (PB)


  • From Belgravia

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon The Australian Journal vol. 23 no. 270 November 1887 Z1061535 1887 periodical issue 1887 pg. 140-143
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    United Kingdom (UK),
    Western Europe, Europe,
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