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From the always indispensible 'Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark,' by Alvin Schwartz. Amazing illustrations by Stephen Gammell. True artistic legends of my formative time, barely escaping censorship many times, only to be recently reprinted with 'less graphic' illustrations.
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