Masterpieces of Terror and the Unknown

1993 (Copyright)

Main Details
Credits
Selected by Marvin Kaye
Imprint St. Martin's Press
Copyright Holder Marvin Kaye
Published in/by Arrangement with Doubleday Book & Music Clubs, Inc.
Cover Art by Edward Gorey
Distributed by/Director of Distribution McClelland & Stewart Inc.
Contributing Writer Joyce Carol Oates
Contributing Writer John Gregory Betancourt
Contributing Writer Rabindranath Tagore
Contributing Writer Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
Contributing Writer Fitz-James O'Brien
Contributing Writer W. S. Gilbert
Contributing Writer Arthur Machen
Contributing Writer Herminie T. Kavanagh*
Contributing Writer Algernon Blackwood
Contributing Writer Carole Buggé
Contributing Writer Darrell Schweitzer
Contributing Writer Jason Van Hollander
Contributing Writer John Jakes
Contributing Writer W. J. Stamper
Contributing Writer Parke Godwin
Contributing Writer Willa Cather
Contributing Writer Edward D. Hoch
Contributing Writer Barry N. Malzberg
Contributing Writer Traditional
Contributing Writer Theodore Sturgeon
Contributing Writer Frederick Laing
Contributing Writer Ray Russell
Contributing Writer Michael Moorcock
Contributing Writer Stephen Crane
Contributing Writer A. Merritt
Contributing Writer H. G. Wells
Contributing Writer C. H. Sherman
Contributing Writer E. F. Benson
Contributing Writer Robert Southey
Contributing Writer Joanna Russ
Contributing Writer H. P. Lovecraft
Contributing Writer Isaac Asimov
Contributing Writer Frederik Pohl
Contributing Writer Ray Bradbury
Contributing Writer Patrick LoBrutto
Contributing Writer Gustav Meyrink
Contributing Writer Ambrose Bierce
Contributing Writer Joan Vander Putten
Contributing Writer Emilia Pardo-Bazan*
Contributing Writer Jack London
Contributing Writer Jessica Amanda Salmonson
Contributing Writer Saralee Terry
Contributing Writer Maurice Level
Contributing Writer Bram Stoker
Contributing Writer Irving Werner
Contributing Writer Guy de Maupassant
Contributing Writer Jack Moffitt
Contributing Writer Jack Snow
Contributing Writer Marvin Kaye
Contributing Writer Edward Lucas White
Contributing Writer Esther M. Friesner
Contributing Writer Richard Matheson
Contributing Writer Toby Sanders
Contributing Writer Adèle Slaughter*
Contributing Writer Mildred Clingerman
Contributing Writer W. W. Jacobs
Contributing Writer Alvin Vogel
Contributing Writer Gaston Leroux
Contributing Writer Jack Vance
Works
Date
Copyright 1993
Identifying Codes
ISBN 10 0-312-11026-X
Price $24.95
Price $34.99 Can.
Printer's Key 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
Barcode (EAN) 9780312110260
EAN 5 52495
Format Hardback
Publication Location New York
Genre
Page Count xi + 573 pages
Language English
Chapters Introduction

GHOSTS AND MISCELLANEOUS NIGHTMARES

The Others — Joyce Carol Oates
Tap Dancing — John Gregory Betancourt
The Hungry Stones — Rabindranath Tagore
The Southwest Chamber — Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
The Lost Room — Fitz-James O'Brien
The Ghost to His Ladye Love — W. S. Gilbert
The Happy Children — Arthur Machen
Darby O'Gill and the Good People — Herminie T. Kavanagh
Keeping His Promise — Algernon Blackwood
A Day in the Life of Comrade Lenin — Carole Buggé
The Throwing Suit — Darrell Schweitzer and Jason Van Hollander
The Man Who Wanted to Be in the Movies — John Jakes

THE BEAST WITHIN

Fidel Bassin — W. J. Stamper
Unsigned Original — Parke Godwin
The Clemency of the Court — Willa Cather
The Empty Zoo — Edward D. Hoch
Beyond Sleep — Barry N. Malzberg
Finnegan's Wake — Traditional
Bianca's Hands — Theodore Sturgeon
The Iron Man — Frederick Laing
Sagittarius — Ray Russell
Wolf — Michael Moorcock
An Illusion in Red and White — Stephen Crane
The People of the Pit — A. Merritt
In the Avu Observatory — H. G. Wells
In the Valley of the Shades — C. H. Sherman
The Thing in the Hall — E. F. Benson
The Inchcape Rock — Robert Southey
Mr. Wilde's Second Chance — Joanna Russ
The Dreams in the Witch-House — H. P. Lovecraft
The Little Man on the Subway — Isaac Asimov and Frederik Pohl
The Poems — Ray Bradbury
Vision Quest — Patrick LoBrutto

CONTES CRUELLES

The Man in the Bottle — Gustav Meyrink
A Diagnosis of Death — Ambrose Bierce
Remember Me — Joan Vander Putten
The Pardon — Emilia Pardo-Bazan
The One Thousand Dozen — Jack London
Carmanda — Jessica Amanda Salmonson
The Spirit of Hospitality — Saralee Terry
The Cripple — Maurice Level
The Squaw — Bram Stoker
Pictures — Irving Werner
The Necklace — Guy de Maupassant
The Necklace: A Sequel — Jack Moffitt

FRIENDS AND CREATURES

Midnight — Jack Snow
Ms. Lipshutz and the Goblin — Marvin Kaye
Amina — Edward Lucas White
Simpson's Lesser Sphynx — Esther M. Friesner
Dress of White Silk — Richard Matheson
The Palace of the Mountain Ogre — Toby Sanders
Snow White Walking — Adèle Slaughter
The Little Witch of Elm Street — Mildred Clingerman
The Brown Man's Servant — W. W. Jacobs
Poppa Bear — Alvin Vogel
In Letters of Fire — Gaston Leroux
Green Magic — Jack Vance

Acknowledgments
Notes Printed in the United States of America

Distributed by McClelland & Stewart Inc. in Canada

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