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Might be a little too scary for some, but I love the stories in this! By Alvin Schwartz, Dirk Zimmer (Illustrator
I totally remember this image from the book in my elementary school - "Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark" Apparently, they've republished the book and taken out all of the creepy drawings.
The German actor Conrad Veidt. He was the inspiration to the creators of Batman for the Joker with his portrayal of the character Gwynplaine in the 1928 film The Man Who Laughs. An adaptation of a Victor Hugo novel, the film was directed by German expressionist filmmaker Paul Leni, with Veidt in the title role