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Purchase of Canterville Chase

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Otis Family


Mr. Hiram B. Otis, the American minister, took a fancy for Canterville Chase, a mansion, and wished to purchase it. All his english friends warned him that he was being foolish to buy a haunted house. Lord Canterville desired to sell the house but felt honour-bound to inform Mr. Otis the stories of skelton hands and mysterious voices. Nevertheless, Otis refused to believe the existence of ghosts since he called himself " a man from a mordern country".


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