Mystery and Imagination (1966–1970)

The Tractate Middoth 

Garrett, a young librarian, is hired by an impatient man to find an old tractate so that he can cheat the real heirs out of their estate, but the book is haunted by the ghost of the previous owner.

Director:

Kim Mills

Writers:

M.R. James (story), Dennis Webb (adaptation)

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Cast

Episode credited cast:
Giles Block Giles Block ... Davis
David Buck David Buck ... Richard Beckett / Host
John Crocker John Crocker ... Porter
Marian Diamond Marian Diamond ... Alice Simpson
Edwin Finn Edwin Finn ... Rant
Helen Ford Helen Ford ... Landlady
Robert Hunter Robert Hunter ... Carter
Barbara Lott Barbara Lott ... Mrs. Simpson
Tim Preece Tim Preece ... Earle
Cyril Renison Cyril Renison ... Ticket collector
Norman Scace Norman Scace ... John Eldred
Will Stampe Will Stampe ... Stationmaster
Jerry Verno Jerry Verno ... Hodgson
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Storyline

Garrett, a young librarian, is hired by an impatient man to find an old tractate so that he can cheat the real heirs out of their estate, but the book is haunted by the ghost of the previous owner.

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

26 February 1966 (UK) See more »

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Connections

Version of Lights Out: The Lost Will of Dr. Rant (1951) See more »

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