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    The Ghosts & Scholars M.R. James Newsletter [#23, April 2013] ed. Rosemary Pardoe (Chester, U.K.: Haunted Library, £10/$25 per year, 48pp, octavo s/s, cover by Alisdair Wood)
    Details supplied by Denny Lien.
    • 3 · Editorial · Rosemary Pardoe · ed; announces a planned sequel to her Ghosts & Scholars Book of Shadows (sequels or prequels to MRJ stories) and solicits contributions. She also includes brief obituaries for Ken Cowley and Alan Hunter.
    • 5 · News · Rosemary Pardoe · cl; includes acknowledgement of Douglas Anderson’s identification of the source of “The Vampire of Kring.”
    • 10 · Quantum of Darkness · Chico Kidd · ss [M. R. James]; sequel to MRJ’s “An Episode of Cathedral History.”
    • 23 · Beatrix Paints a Landscape (1884) · Philip Thompson · vi; involves Beatrix Potter meeting a supernatural creature.
    • 24 · Yogh · Mark Valentine · ss; features a new sort of ghost—a deleted letter of the alphabet.
    • 27 · The Jamesian Traveller: Return to Seaburgh · Tom Baynham · ar
    • 32 · Jamesian Notes and Queries
    • _32 · Swastikas and Whistles · Jacqueline Simpson · ar
    • _32 · “My Poor Friend” · David Longhorn · ar
    • _33 · “A Fishy Business”: More on M.R. James and Dorothy L. Sayers · Norman Darwen · ar
    • _34 · Fluttering Draperies: The Fabric of M.R. James · Rosemary Pardoe · ar; a “slightly revised and expanded” reprint of an article in her Apazine (for The Everlasting Club, mailing 91), Lady Wardrop’s Journal #9.
    • 36 · Letters · [The Readers] · lc
    • _36 · [letter] · Ray Russell · lt
    • _36 · [letter] · Michael Connolly · lt
    • 39 · Reviews
    • _39 · The Ghosts & Scholars Book of Shadows, ed. by Rosemary Pardoe · Roger Johnson · br
    • _41 · A Pad in the Straw, by Christopher Woodforde · David Harris · br
    • _42 · A Haunting of Ghosts, by Maynard Sims · Peter Bell · br
    • _43 · Review of dvd set Ghost Stories for Christmas—The Definitive Collection · Daniel McGachey · rv
    • 47 · Errata · Rosemary Pardoe · ms
    • 48 (bc.) · [photographs] · Tom Baynham · pt






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