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Descript.
xiii, 220 pages ; 22cm.
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Note
Stories included were originally published in various magazines between 1879 and 1921. Text taken from various collections and standalone publications, 1890 to 1925.
Contents
Introduction : A beast that has tasted blood / Daniel Stashower -- The parasite -- The mystery of Sasassa Valley -- J. Habakuk Jephson's statement -- The Great Keinplatz Experiment -- The captain of the "Pole-Star" -- The Ring of Thoth -- The bully of Brocas Court -- Selecting a ghost : the ghosts of Goresthorpe Grange -- How it happened.
Summary
"Presented by the Horror Writers Association, this collection of classic short stories were written by iconic author--and creator of Sherlock Holmes--Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Classic stories of horror and terror include: The Parasite, The Mystery of Sasassa Valley, J. Habakuk Jephson's Statement, The Captain of the "Pole-Star," The Great Keinplatz Experiment, The Ring of Thoth, The Bully of Brocas Court, Selecting a Ghost, and How it Happened"-- Provided by publisher.
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Genre
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Stashower, Daniel.
Horror Writers Association.
Title
Parasite & other tales of terror
ISBN/ISSN
9781492699804 (trade pbk.)
1492699802 (trade pbk.)
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FIC YEA
Descript.
xii, 423 pages; 23 cm
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Bibliog.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 415-423).
Contents
Introduction : strange days / Paula Guran -- The fourth trimester is the strangest / Rebecca Campbell -- Shattered sidewalks of the human heart / Sam J. Miller -- The surviving child / Joyce Carol Oates -- The promise of saints / Angela Slatter -- Burrowing machines / Sara Saab -- About the O'Dells / Pat Cadigan -- A catalog of storms / Fran Wilde -- Thoughts and prayers / Ken Liu -- Logic puzzles / Vaishnavi Patel -- A strange uncertain light / G.V. Anderson -- Conversations with the sea witch / Theodora Goss -- Haunt / Carmen Maria Machado -- Nice things / Ellen Klages -- Glass eyes in porcelain faces / Jack Westlake -- Phantoms of the midway / Seanan McGuire -- Hunting by the river / Daniel Carpenter -- Boiled bones and black eggs / Nghi Vo -- His heart is the haunted house / Aimee Ogden -- In that place she grows a garden / Del Sandeen -- The blur in the corner of your eye / Sarah Pinsker -- The coven of dead girls / L'Eron Ogle -- Blood is another word for hunger / Rivers Solomon -- The thing, with feathers / Marissa Lingen -- Some kind of blood-soaked future / Carlie St. George -- Read after burning / Maria Dahvana Headley.
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Genre
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Guran, Paula, editor.
Note
Also known as: Year's best dark fantasy and horror 2020
Title
Year's best dark fantasy and horror. Volume 1
ISBN/ISSN
9781645060253 (paperback)
164506025X (paperback)
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FIC WEI
Edition
First Pegasus Books cloth edition.
Descript.
xiii, 361 pages ; 24 cm
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Introduction / Lisa Morton and Leslie S. Klinger -- The old nurse's story / Elizabeth Gaskell -- he moonstone mass / Harriet Prescott Spofford - Lost in a pyramid, or the mummy's curse / Louisa May Alcott -- What was the matter? / Elizabeth Stuart Phelps -- An itinerant house / Emma Frances Dawson -- Nut Bush Farm / e giant wisteria / Charlotte Perkins Gilman -- The lady with the carnations / Marie Corelli -- The were-wolf / Clemence Housman -- Transmigration / rDora Sigerson Shorter -- The wind in the rose-bush / Mary E. Wilkins Freeman -- The banshee's halloween / Herminie Templeton Kavanaugh -- In the closed room / Frances Hodgson Burnett -- The dream-baby / rOlivia Howard Dunbar -- The third drug / E. Bland (Edith Nesbit) -- The pocket-hunter's story / Mary Austin -- Twilight / rMarjorie Bowen -- The swine-gods / Regina Miriam Bloch -- Jordan's end / Ellen Glasgow
Summary
"As railroads, industry, cities, and technology flourished in the mid-nineteenth century, so did stories exploring the horrors they unleashed. This anthology includes ghost stories and tales of haunted houses, as well as mad scientists, werewolves, ancient curses, mummies, psychological terrors, demonic dimensions, and even weird westerns." --provided by publisher.
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Genre
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Klinger, Leslie S., editor.
Container of (expression): Spofford, Harriet Elizabeth Prescott, 1835-1921. Moonstone mass.
Container of (expression): Phelps, Elizabeth Stuart, 1844-1911. What was the matter?
Container of (expression): Riddell, J. H., Mrs., 1832-1906. Nut Bush Farm.
Container of (expression): Schreiner, Olive, 1855-1920. In a far-off world.
Container of (expression): Corelli, Marie, 1855-1924. Lady with the carnations.
Container of (expression): Shorter, Dora Sigerson, 1866-1918. Transmigration.
Container of (expression): Kavanagh, Herminie Templeton. Banshee's Halloween.
Container of (expression): Dunbar, Olivia Howard, 1873-1953. Dream-baby.
Container of (expression): Austin, Mary, 1868-1934. Pocket-hunter's story.
Container of (expression): Bloch, Regina Miriam, 1889-1938. Swine-gods.
Morton, Lisa, 1958- editor.
Container of (expression): Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888. Lost in a pyramid, or the mummy's curse.
Container of (expression): Jewett, Sarah Orne, 1849-1909. Gray man.
Container of (expression): Housman, Clemence. Were-wolf.
Container of (expression): Burnett, Frances Hodgson, 1849-1924. In the closed room.
Container of (expression): Bowen, Marjorie, 1888-1952. Twilight.
Container of (expression): Gaskell, Elizabeth Cleghorn, 1810-1865. Old nurse's story.
Container of (expression): Gilman, Charlotte Perkins, 1860-1935. Giant wisteria.
Container of (expression): Nesbit, E. (Edith), 1858-1924. Third drug.
Container of (expression): Dawson, Emma Frances. Itinerant house.
Container of (expression): Glasgow, Ellen, 1873-1945. Jordan's end.
Container of (expression): Freeman, Mary Eleanor Wilkins, 1852-1930. Wind in the rose-bush.
ISBN/ISSN
9781643134161 (hardcover)
1643134167 (hardcover)
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