Strange Secrets

From The Arthur Conan Doyle Encyclopedia
Strange Secrets
(Chatto & Windus, 1889)

Strange Secrets (sub-titled: Told by A. Conan Doyle and Others) is a volume of ghost stories first published by Chatto & Windus in 1889 collecting 14 short stories including one by Arthur Conan Doyle : Selecting a Ghost (as The Secret of Goresthorpe Grange).


  • The Secret of Swalecliffe Castle, by F. Milford
  • The Secret of the Mine, by F. Talbot
  • The Secret of Calverley Court, by G. Parsons
  • The Secret of Cousin Geoffrey's Chamber, by the Hon. Mrs. H. Clifford
  • The Secret of Goresthorpe Grange, by A. C. Doyle
  • The Box with the Iron Clamps, by F. Marryrat
  • The Veiled Portrait, by J. Grant
  • The Ghost of Lawford Hall, by W. Thornbury
  • The Spectre Hand, by J. Grant
  • A Coachful of Ghosts, by E. C. Price
  • George Venn and the Ghost, by D. Cook
  • The Mystery in Daffodil Terrace, by Fitzgerald
  • Why New Houses are Haunted, by E. Keith
  • A Very Queer Inn, by M. B. Archer