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The Resource American fantastic tales : terror and the uncanny from the 1940s to now, Peter Straub, editor

American fantastic tales : terror and the uncanny from the 1940s to now, Peter Straub, editor

Label
American fantastic tales : terror and the uncanny from the 1940s to now
Title
American fantastic tales
Title remainder
terror and the uncanny from the 1940s to now
Statement of responsibility
Peter Straub, editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of forty-two stories of horror and fantasy from the 1940s to the present by a number of noted authors including Shirley Jackson, Ray Bradbury, Charles Beaumont, and Stephen King
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.0873808
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS648.H6
LC item number
A46 2009
Literary form
short stories
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Straub, Peter
Series statement
Library of America
Series volume
197
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Horror tales, American
  • Gothic fiction (Literary genre), American
Label
American fantastic tales : terror and the uncanny from the 1940s to now, Peter Straub, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Mr. Lupescu
  • Anthony Boucher
  • Miriam
  • Truman Capote
  • Midnight
  • Jack Snow
  • Torch song
  • John Cheever
  • The daemon lover
  • Shirley Jackson
  • Evening primrose
  • The circular valley
  • Paul Bowles
  • I'm scared
  • Jack Finney
  • The Vane sisters
  • Vladimir Nabokov
  • The April witch
  • Ray Bradbury
  • Black Country
  • Charles Beaumont
  • John Collier
  • Trace
  • Jerome Bixby
  • Where the woodbine twineth
  • Davis Grubb
  • Nightmare
  • Donald Wandrei
  • I have no mouth, and I must scream
  • Harlan Ellison
  • Prey
  • Richard Matheson
  • Smoke ghost
  • The events at Poroth Farm
  • T.E.D. Klein
  • Hanka
  • Isaac Bashevis Singer
  • Linnaeus forgets
  • Fred Chappell
  • Novelty
  • John Crowley
  • Mr. Fiddlehead
  • Jonathan Carroll
  • Fritz Leiber
  • Family
  • Joyce Carol Oates
  • The Last Feast of Harlequin
  • Thomas Ligotti
  • A short guide to the city
  • Peter Straub
  • The general who is dead
  • Jeff VanderMeer
  • That feeling, you can only say what it is in French
  • Stephen King
  • The mysteries of the Joy Rio
  • Sea Oak
  • George Saunders
  • The long hall on the top floor
  • Caitlín R. Kiernan
  • Nocturne
  • Thomas Tessier
  • The God of Dark Laughter
  • Michael Chabon
  • Pop art
  • Joe Hill
  • Tennessee Williams
  • Pansu
  • Poppy Z. Brite
  • Dangerous laughter
  • Steven Millhauser
  • The chambered fruit
  • M. Rickert
  • The wavering knife
  • Brian Evenson
  • Stone animals
  • Kelly Link
  • The refugee
  • Pat Moore
  • Tim Powers
  • The little stranger
  • Gene Wolfe
  • Dial tone
  • Benjamin Percy
  • Biographical notes
  • Note on the texts
  • Notes
  • Jane Rice
Control code
ocn311777129
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xv, 713 p.
Isbn
9781598530483
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009927074
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1163451
  • (OCoLC)311777129
Label
American fantastic tales : terror and the uncanny from the 1940s to now, Peter Straub, editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Mr. Lupescu
  • Anthony Boucher
  • Miriam
  • Truman Capote
  • Midnight
  • Jack Snow
  • Torch song
  • John Cheever
  • The daemon lover
  • Shirley Jackson
  • Evening primrose
  • The circular valley
  • Paul Bowles
  • I'm scared
  • Jack Finney
  • The Vane sisters
  • Vladimir Nabokov
  • The April witch
  • Ray Bradbury
  • Black Country
  • Charles Beaumont
  • John Collier
  • Trace
  • Jerome Bixby
  • Where the woodbine twineth
  • Davis Grubb
  • Nightmare
  • Donald Wandrei
  • I have no mouth, and I must scream
  • Harlan Ellison
  • Prey
  • Richard Matheson
  • Smoke ghost
  • The events at Poroth Farm
  • T.E.D. Klein
  • Hanka
  • Isaac Bashevis Singer
  • Linnaeus forgets
  • Fred Chappell
  • Novelty
  • John Crowley
  • Mr. Fiddlehead
  • Jonathan Carroll
  • Fritz Leiber
  • Family
  • Joyce Carol Oates
  • The Last Feast of Harlequin
  • Thomas Ligotti
  • A short guide to the city
  • Peter Straub
  • The general who is dead
  • Jeff VanderMeer
  • That feeling, you can only say what it is in French
  • Stephen King
  • The mysteries of the Joy Rio
  • Sea Oak
  • George Saunders
  • The long hall on the top floor
  • Caitlín R. Kiernan
  • Nocturne
  • Thomas Tessier
  • The God of Dark Laughter
  • Michael Chabon
  • Pop art
  • Joe Hill
  • Tennessee Williams
  • Pansu
  • Poppy Z. Brite
  • Dangerous laughter
  • Steven Millhauser
  • The chambered fruit
  • M. Rickert
  • The wavering knife
  • Brian Evenson
  • Stone animals
  • Kelly Link
  • The refugee
  • Pat Moore
  • Tim Powers
  • The little stranger
  • Gene Wolfe
  • Dial tone
  • Benjamin Percy
  • Biographical notes
  • Note on the texts
  • Notes
  • Jane Rice
Control code
ocn311777129
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xv, 713 p.
Isbn
9781598530483
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009927074
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1163451
  • (OCoLC)311777129

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