The Body Snatcher (1884) was first published in the Pall Mall Christmas Extra in December 1884. It is a horrifying story of students paid to snatch bodies for a medical school. Strange things begin to happen and the story builds to an exraordinary and startling conclusion. A movie version of the story was made in 1945. It was directed by Robert Wise and starred Bela Lugosi and Boris Karloff. Download and start listening now!