supernatural furniture theft
In non-English speaking countries this is most known Jules Verne's book and it is probably his best book, full of adventures and humour.
political treatise for instruction of rulers
short OZ story
British diplomat and former spymaster faces ruin if he does not betray his country.
What had happened before Treasure Island adventures? Where Captain Flint got his treasures? How Silver lost his leg? Why Billy Bonse had Flint's treasure map?
This is a tale of buried treasure and fraught with treachery, danger, and the ghosts of dead pirates!
from Ambrosio, Or The Monk....Devil, Monk and Inquisition...
humorous ghost story
one of Hume's best short mystery stories