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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
Title variation
Terror and the uncanny from the 1940s to now
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Index
index present
Literary form
fiction
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
  • Fantasy fiction, American
  • Horror tales, American
  • Short stories, American
Label
American fantastic tales : terror and the uncanny from the 1940s to now, Peter Straub, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Introduction -- Evening primrose / John Collier -- Smoke ghost / Fritz Leiber -- The mysteries of the Joy Rio / Tennessee Williams -- The refugee / Jane Rice -- Mr. Lupescu / Anthony Boucher -- Miriam / Truman Capote -- Midnight / Jack Snow -- Torch song / John Cheever -- The daemon lover / Shirley Jackson -- The circular valley / Paul Bowles -- I'm scared / Jack Finney -- The Vane sisters / Vladimir Nabokov -- The April witch / Ray Bradbury -- Black country / Charles Beaumont -- Trace / Jerome Bixby -- Where the woodbine twineth /David Grubb -- Nightmare / Donald Wandrei -- I have no mouth, and I must scream / Harlan Ellison -- Prey / Richard Matheson -- The events at Poroth Farm / T.E.D. Klein -- Hanka / Isaac Bashevis Singer -- Linnaeus forgets / Fred Chappell -- Novelty / John Crowley -- Mr. Fiddlehead / Jonathan Carroll -- 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 -- Sea oak / George Saunders / The long hall on the top floor / Caitlin Kiernan -- Nocturne / Thomas Tessier -- The god of dark laughter / Michael Chabon -- Pop art / Joe Hill -- Pansu / Poppy Z. Brite / Dangerous laughter / Steven Millhauser -- The chambered fruit / M. Rickert -- The wavering knife / Brian Evenson -- Stone animals / Kelly Link -- Pat Moore / Tim Powers -- The little stranger / Gene Wolf -- Dial tone / Benjamin Percy -- Biographical notes -- Notes on the texts -- Notes
Control code
ocn311777129
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xv, 713 p.
Isbn
9781598530483
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781598530483
Label
American fantastic tales : terror and the uncanny from the 1940s to now, Peter Straub, editor
Publication
Contents
Introduction -- Evening primrose / John Collier -- Smoke ghost / Fritz Leiber -- The mysteries of the Joy Rio / Tennessee Williams -- The refugee / Jane Rice -- Mr. Lupescu / Anthony Boucher -- Miriam / Truman Capote -- Midnight / Jack Snow -- Torch song / John Cheever -- The daemon lover / Shirley Jackson -- The circular valley / Paul Bowles -- I'm scared / Jack Finney -- The Vane sisters / Vladimir Nabokov -- The April witch / Ray Bradbury -- Black country / Charles Beaumont -- Trace / Jerome Bixby -- Where the woodbine twineth /David Grubb -- Nightmare / Donald Wandrei -- I have no mouth, and I must scream / Harlan Ellison -- Prey / Richard Matheson -- The events at Poroth Farm / T.E.D. Klein -- Hanka / Isaac Bashevis Singer -- Linnaeus forgets / Fred Chappell -- Novelty / John Crowley -- Mr. Fiddlehead / Jonathan Carroll -- 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 -- Sea oak / George Saunders / The long hall on the top floor / Caitlin Kiernan -- Nocturne / Thomas Tessier -- The god of dark laughter / Michael Chabon -- Pop art / Joe Hill -- Pansu / Poppy Z. Brite / Dangerous laughter / Steven Millhauser -- The chambered fruit / M. Rickert -- The wavering knife / Brian Evenson -- Stone animals / Kelly Link -- Pat Moore / Tim Powers -- The little stranger / Gene Wolf -- Dial tone / Benjamin Percy -- Biographical notes -- Notes on the texts -- Notes
Control code
ocn311777129
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xv, 713 p.
Isbn
9781598530483
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781598530483

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