Casting the Runes: The Letters of MR James

By Jane Mainley-Piddock

Foreword by Mark Gatiss

The crowd has spoken – Casting the Runes: The Letters of MR James is happening. Pre-order your reward now.
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Ebook

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Hardback

A first edition hardback copy, the ebook and your name in the back of the book.
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Curated reading list

An accompanying curated reading list designed to give you a deeper appreciation of MR James’s ghost stories, plus everything at the Collectable level.
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Eat like the Everlasting Club

When James read his ghost stories aloud to his friends at their club suppers, this food was served in “a break from the proceedings". Pledge for this to receive recipe sheets and details on how to serve your own “A King’s College Supper”, plus everything at the Collectable level.
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Mug

An exclusive Casting the Runes mug, plus everything at the Collectable level.
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Postcards

A set of four Casting the Runes postcards and everything at the Collectable level.
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Q&A

A telephone call with Jane in which you get to ask any 10 questions about James’s ghost stories, plus everything at the Collectable level.
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Jungian theory

An explanation (by phone or video call) of how to read James’s ghost stories using Jungian theory. This way of reading the stories throws open whole new worlds of reading and thinking.
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Ghostly lunch in Cambridge

Take part in ghostly conversation with Jane, where you get to ask any questions about Jungian theory, writing a PhD, or Jamesian gossip. Includes lunch and everything at the Collectable level.
Travel to Cambridge not included.
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Sneak peak of a PhD

A read of one of Jane's PhD chapters (the PhD is embargoed for 6 years) and a chance to grill her on the contents, plus your name in a special section at the back of the book thanking you for your support, and everything at the Collectable level.
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