65 Great Tales Of Horror by Fannie Hurst, Henry S. Whitehead, Clive Pemberton, C.S. Forester, Edward Lucas White, Philip Welby, Jane Dixon Rice, L.A. Lewis, Thomas Burke, R.E. Vernede, Philip MacDonald, John Collier, William F. Temple, Honoré de Balzac, Patricia Highsmith, David Langford, Angus Wilson, Auguste de Villiers de l'Isle-Adam, Harry E. Turner, John B.L. Goodwin, Wilkie Collins, Evelyn Waugh, Truman Capote, Anthony Burgess, Roger Malisson, Charles Birkin, Alexander Woollcott, Mary Danby, Sydney J. Bounds, Hortense Calisher, Frances Stephens, Seabury Quinn, Henry Kuttner, Jane Gaskell, Robert Silverberg, Elizabeth Fancett, A.E. Ellis, Hal Pink, Gerald Kersh, T.H. White, Bernard Taylor, Stanley Ellin, Terry Tapp, Terry Gisbourne, Frederick Marryat, Hanz Heinz Ewers, Guy de Maupassant, Joseph Payne Brennan, William Faulkner, Monica Dickens, R.C. Cook

688 pages first pub 1981 (editions)

fiction horror short stories dark mysterious fast-paced
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CONTENTSVilliers de L’isle Adam – The Salvationists (The Torture Of hope)Honore de Balzac – The Mysterious MansionE. F. Benson – Negotium PerambulansCharles Birkin – Text For TodayRobert Bloch – Return To The SabbathSydney J. Bounds – HothouseRay ...

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