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The weird : a compendium of strange and dark stories / edited by Ann and Jeff VanderMeer
BOOK | Tor Books | 2012, c2011. | 1st U.S. ed.
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1st U.S. ed.
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xx, 1126 p. ; 25 cm.
Note
"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
First published: Great Britain : Corvus, 2011.
Contents
The other side (excerpt) (1908) / Alfred Kubin -- The screaming skull (1908) / F. Marion Crawford -- The willows (1907) / Algernon Blackwood -- Srdeni Vashtar (1910) / Saki -- Casting the runes (1911) / M. R. James -- How Nuth would have practised his art upon the Gnoles (1912) / Lord Dunsany -- The man in the bottle (1912) / Gustav Meyrink -- The dissection (1913) / Georg Heyn -- The spider (1915) / Hanns Heinz Ewers -- The hungry stones (1916) / Rabindranath Tagore -- The vegetable man (1917) / Luigi Ugolini -- The people of the pit (1918) / A. Merritt -- The hell screen (1918) / Ryunosuke Akutagawa -- Unseen - unfeared (1919) / Francis Stevens -- In the penal colony (1919) / Franz Kafka -- The white wyrak (1921) / Stefan Grabinski -- The night wire (1926) / H. F. Arnold -- The Dunwich horror / H. P. Lovecraft -- The book (1930) / Margaret Irwin -- The Mainz Psalter (1930) / Jean Ray -- The shadowy street / Jean Ray -- Genius Loci (1933) / Clark Ashton Smith -- The town of cats (1935) / Hagiwara Sakutaro -- The tarn (1936) / Hugh Walpole -- Sanatorium under the sign of the hourglass (1937) / Bruno Schulz -- Far below (1939) / Robert Barbour Johnson -- Smoke ghost (1941) / Fritz Leiber -- White rabbits (1941) / Leonora Carrington -- Mimic (1942) / Donald A. Wollheim -- The crowd (1943) / Ray Bradbury -- The long street (1944) / William Sansom -- The aleph (1945) / Jorge Luis Borges -- A child in the bush of ghosts (1949) / Olympe Bhely-Quenum -- The summer people (1950) / Shirley Jackson -- The man who sold rope to the Gnoles (1951) / Margaret St. Clair -- The hungry house (1951) / Robert Bloch -- The complete gentlemen (1952) / Amos Tutuola -- 'It's a good life' (1953) / Jerome Bixby -- Mister Taylor (1952) / Augusto Monterroso -- Axolotl (1956) -- Julio Cortazar -- A woman seldom found (1956) / William Sansom -- The howling man (1959) / Charles Beaumont -- Same time, same place (1963) / Mervyn Peake -- The Colomber / Dino Buzzati -- The other side of the mountain (1967) / Michel Bernanos -- The Salamander (1967) / Merce Rodoreda -- The Ghoulbird (1967) / Claude Seignolle -- The sea was wet as wet could be (1967) / Gahan Wilson -- Don't look now (1971) / Daphne du Maurier -- The hospice (1975) / Robert Aickman -- It only comes out at night (1976) / Dennis Etchison -- The psychologist who wouldn't do awful things to rats (1976) / James Tiptree, Jr. -- The beak doctor (1977) / Eric Basso -- My mother (1978) / Jamaica Kincaid -- Sandkings (1979) / George R. R. Martin -- Windows (1980) / Bob Leman -- The brood (1980) / Ramsey Campbell -- The autopsy (1980) / Michael Shea -- The belonging kind (1981) / William Gibson/John Shirley -- Egnaro (1981) / M. John Harrison -- The little dirty girl / Joanna Russ -- The new rays (1982) / M. John Harrison -- The discovery of Telenapota (1984) / Premendra Mitra -- Soft (1984) / F. Paul Wilson -- Bloodchild (1984) / Octavia E. Butler -- In the hills, the cities (1984) / Clive Barker -- Tainaron: mail from another city (1985) / Leena Krohn -- Hogfoot right and bird-hands (1987) / Garry Kilworth -- Shades (1987) / Lucius Shepard -- The function of dream sleep (1988) / Harlan Ellison -- Worlds that flourish (1988) / Ben Okri -- The boy in the tree (1989) / Elizabeth Hand -- Family (1989) / Joyce Carol Oates -- His mouth will taste wormwood (1990) / Poppy Z. Brite -- The end of the garden (1991) / Michal Ajvaz -- The dark (1991) / Karen Joy Fowler -- Angel in love (1991) / Kathe Koja -- The ice man (1991) / Haruki Murakami -- Replacements (1992) / Lisa Tuttle -- The Diane Arbus suicide portfolio (1993) / Marc Laidlaw -- The country doctor (1993) / Steven Utley -- Rites and resurrections (1994) / Martin Simpson -- The ocean and all its devices (1994) / William Browning Spencer -- The delicate (1994) / Jeffrey Ford -- The man in the black suit (1994) / Stephen King -- The snow pavilion (1995) / Angela Carter -- The meat garden (1996) / Craig Padawer -- The stiff and the stile (1997) / Stepan Chapman -- Yellow and red (1998) / Tanith Lee -- The specialist's hat (1998) / Kelly Link -- A redress for Andromeda (2000) / Caitlin R. Kiernan -- The god of dark laughter (2001) / Michael Chabon -- Details (2002) / China Mieville -- The genius of assassins (2002) / Michael Cisco -- Feeders and eaters (2002) / Neil Gaiman -- The cage / Jeff VanderMeer -- The beautiful gelreesh (2003) / Jeffrey Ford -- The town manager (2003) / Thomas Ligotti -- The brotherhood of mutilation (2003) / Brian Evenson -- The white hands (2003) / Mark Samuels -- Flat Diane (2004) / Daniel Abraham -- Singing my sister down (2005) / Margo Lanagran -- The people on the island (2005) / T. M. Wright -- The forest (2007 / Laird Barron -- The hide (2007) / Liz Williams -- Dust enforcer (2008) / Reza Negarestani -- The familiars (2009) / Micaela Morrissette -- The lion's den (2009) / Steve Duffy -- Little lambs (2009) / Stephen Graham Jones -- Saving the gleeful horse (2010) / K. J. Bishop.
Summary
An oversized anthology of dark and bizarre tales written throughout the past century includes entries by international best-sellers and award-winners, including Neil Gaiman, Stephen King, and Franz Kafka.
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VanderMeer, Ann.
VanderMeer, Jeff.
ISBN/ISSN
9780765333605
0765333600
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