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Tales of Terror and the Supernatural

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Tales of Terror and the Supernatural

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Published by Books On Tape .
Written in English

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    Open LibraryOL12581597M
    ISBN 105557128611
    ISBN 109785557128612

    OCLC Number: Description: xix, pages ; 21 cm. Contents: La grande bretêche / Honoré de Balzac --The black cat / Edgar Allan Poe --The facts in the case of M. Valdemar / Edgar Allan Poe --A terribly strange bed / Wilkie Collins --The boarded window / Ambrose Bierce --The three strangers / Thomas Hardy --The interruption / W.W. Jacobs --Pollock and the porroh man / H.G. Wells. About this Item: Hammond, Hammond & Co., London, , pp, previous owner's name obscured by black marker on half-title, edges foxed, d/j edges worn, small loss to top edge of d/j rear, else very good copy in like, illustrated d/j. First published Seller Inventory # More information about this seller | Contact this seller 2.

    Tales of Terror and the Supernatural by Collins, Wilkie and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at While Maupassant's oeuvre covers a range of genres, he is certainly at his best in his tales of horror, insanity, pessimism, and the supernatural. This is a commendable anthology for those who want to sidetrack Maupassant's benign tales of adultery, boating scenes, and bourgeois pleasures, and instead plunge into his grim and macabre stories/5(3).

    A Sea of Words: A Lexicon and Companion to the Complete Seafaring Tales of Patrick O'Brian The Oxford Dictionary of Musical Works The Disheveled Dictionary: A Curious Caper Through Our Sumptuous Lexicon.   In some respects, perhaps this collection is not the best thing to read in before retiring to sleep; but I found it admirably suited to the purpose, and did not have any more disturbing dreams than I usually have. All of the stories are wonderfully creepy, and I .


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Wilkie Collins (), associate of Charles Dickens and author of 15 novels, is perhaps best known for the great mystery novel The Moonstone. But Collins also wrote short stories, tales of terror and the supernatural, which many consider comparable to those of Poe and J.

Sheridan LeFanu.3/5(3). Great Tales of Terror and the Supernatural book of Terror and the Supernatural: This book had many, many weak stories in it that I'd just as soon not have to Wade through.

There were a few goodies, though, and I note them here. La Grande Breteche, Honore de Balzac 4 🌟 Shades of "The Cask of Amontillado" EAP The Black Cat, EAP 4 🌟 An alcoholic takes out the black mood of his debauchery on his pets and his sweet-tempered wife/5(65).

The tales of terror were fun, but the supernatural tales were fantastic. Lovecraft, MR James, Oliver Onions, Algernon Blackwood so many more. All of the tales were well worth reading, including the Bulwer-Lytton, but some of them were incredible. If you love good horror and terror, minus the supurflous sex and gore of modern horror, buy this book/5(58).

But Collins also wrote several short stories, tales of terror and the supernatural, which many consider comparable to those of Poe and J.

Sheridan LeFanu. This new edition contains twelve of Collins's most masterful horror Wilkie Collins (), associate of Charles Dickens and author of 15 novels, is perhaps best remembered for his great mystery novel The Moonstone/5(3). Michael John Moorcock is an English writer primarily of science fiction and fantasy who has also published a number of literary novels.

Moorcock has mentioned The Gods of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs, The Apple Cart by George Bernard Shaw and The Constable of St. Nicholas by Edward Lester Arnold as the first three books which captured his imagination/5. First published init has stood the test of time and become a classic in the field.

Great Tales of Terror and the Supernatural is rivaled only by David G. Hartwell's The Dark Descent as the essential horror anthology. Fortunately, there's little overlap: of the 52 tales in this anthology, only 5 are duplicated in The Dark Descent/5(51).

Masterpieces of Terror and the Supernatural: A Treasury of Spellbinding Tales Old and New Hardcover – May 1, by Saralee Kaye (Author),/5(33). Her most recent are Supernatural Noir, Naked City, Blood and Other Cravings, The Beastly Bride, Teeth, Trolls Eye View, and After (the last three with Ter She is editor of the Best Horror of the Year and has edited or co-edited a large number of award-winning original anthologies/5.

Retrieved from ‘?title=Alfred_Hitchcock%27s_Supernatural_Tales_of_Terror_and_Suspense_(book)&oldid=’. Great Tales of Terror and the Supernatural Michael Dirda's latest book is On Conan Doyle. When I was a boy growing up in the working-class steel town of Lorain, Ohio, I.

Gooseflesh Special; GREAT TALES OF TERROR AND THE SUPERNATURAL Edited by Herbert A. Wise and Phyllis Fraser. 1, pp. New York: Random House. $ For all these reasons and more, stories of ghosts, unexplained happenings, and the supernatural remain among the most popular and enduring tales in all of world literature.

Now The Lyons Press presents CLASSIC GHOST STORIES, a chilling collection of some of the very best tales of mystery and imagination ever penned, by some of the finest. Carnacki, the Ghost-Finder is a collection of supernatural detective short stories by author William Hope Hodgson.

It was first published in by the English publisher Eveleigh Nash. Ina. Creator of the modern detective story, innovative architect of the horror genre, and a poet of extraordinary musicality, Edgar Allan Poe () remains one of America’s most popular and influential writers.

NPR coverage of Great Tales of Terror and the Supernatural by Herbert A. Wise and Phyllis Cerf Wagner. News, author interviews, critics' picks and more. A prolific author of the Victorian era, Wilkie Collins () wrote "sensation" novels. The forerunners of today's detective and suspense fiction, his best-known works include The Moonstone and The Woman in White.

Charles Dickens was his lifelong friend and collaborator, and many of Collins' stories first appeared in Dickens' weekly publication, All the Year : Great Tales of Terror, Horror, and the Supernatural - A Personal View by James Nelson show list info An English Literature teacher 's admittedly idiosyncratic look at things that go bump in the night.

When this longtime Modern Library favorite—filled with fifty-two stories of heart-stopping suspense—was first published inone of its biggest fans was critic Edmund Wilson, who in The New Yorker applauded what he termed a sudden revival of the appetite for tales of horror.

Represented in the anthology are such distinguished spell weavers as Edgar Allen Poe ("The Black Cat"), Wilkie Author: Phyllis Wagner. Classic Victorian and Edwardian Ghost Stories (Wordsworth Mystery & Supernatural) (Tales of Mystery & The Supernatural) Rex Collings. out of 5 stars Paperback.

£ Classic Tales of Horror (Leather-bound Classics)/5(22). Mostly British and American nineteenth century or early 20th century, with a few French. Divided into 2 parts, Tales of Terror and Tales of the Supernatural, but many in the supernatural section are equally terrifying.

The distinction seems to be the first group are not supernatural (e.g. A Rose for Emily) ()/5(9). SUPERNATURAL TALES OF THE AMERICAN RENAISSANCE. + Hair-Raising Little Horror Stories. + Stories Selected From the Unexpected. + TALES OF TERROR AND SUSPENSE, THIRTEEN SUPERB STORIES + Owl's Watch: A CHILLING HARVEST OF HORROR-SUSPENSE CLASSICS BY THE GREAT MASTERS.

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Great Tales of Terror and the Supernatural is just that, a collection of some of the GREATEST tales of terror and the supernatural ever written. This book contains a breath snatching list of both classic tales (Poe's The Black Cat, Faulkner's A Rose for Emily, Lovecraft's The Rats in the Walls and The Dunwich Horror, as well as James's Casting the Runes) with some lesser known jewels, my 5/5(5).