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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
Genre
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
Summary
A second half of a two-part anthology is a diverse volume of short tales by leading genre authors from the latter half of the twentieth century that includes entries by such names as Shirley Jackson, Ray Bradbury, and Stephen King
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
336402
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.0873808
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS648.H6
LC item number
A46 2009
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Straub, Peter
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Library of America
Series volume
197
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Horror tales, American
  • Gothic fiction (Literary genre), American
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
terror and the uncanny from the 1940s to now
Label
American fantastic tales : terror and the uncanny from the 1940s to now, Peter Straub, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The
  • Benjamin Percy
  • refugee
  • Jane Rice
  • Mr. Lupescu
  • Anthony Boucher
  • Miriam
  • Truman Capote
  • Midnight
  • Jack Snow
  • Torch Song
  • From the 1940s to now.
  • John Cheever
  • The
  • daemon lover
  • Shirley Jackson
  • The
  • circular valley
  • Paul Bowles
  • I'm scared
  • Jack Finney
  • The
  • Evening primrose
  • Vane sisters
  • Vladimir Nabokov
  • The
  • April witch
  • Ray Bradbury
  • Black country
  • Charles Beaumont
  • Trace
  • Jerome Bixby
  • Where the woodbine twineth
  • John Collier
  • Davis 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
  • Smoke ghost
  • Hanka
  • Isaac Bashevis Singer
  • Linnaeus forgets
  • Fred Chappell
  • Novelty
  • John Crowley
  • Mr. Fiddlehead
  • Jonathan Carroll
  • Family
  • Joyce Carol Oates
  • Fritz Leiber
  • 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
  • Sea Oak
  • George Saunders
  • The
  • long hall on the top floor
  • Caitlin Kiernan
  • Nocturne
  • Thomas Tessier
  • The
  • God of Dark Laughter
  • Michael Chabon
  • mysteries of the Joy Rio
  • Pop art
  • Joe Hill
  • Pansu
  • Poppy Z. Brite
  • Dangerous laughter
  • Steven Millhauser
  • The
  • chambered fruit
  • M. Rickert
  • The
  • Tennessee Williams
  • wavering knife
  • Brian Evenson
  • Stone animals
  • Kelly Link
  • Pat Moore
  • Tim Powers
  • The
  • little stranger
  • Gene Wolfe
  • Dial tone
Control code
15883699
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xv, 713 pages
Isbn
9781598530483
Lccn
2009927074
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn311777129
  • (OCoLC)311777129
Label
American fantastic tales : terror and the uncanny from the 1940s to now, Peter Straub, editor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The
  • Benjamin Percy
  • refugee
  • Jane Rice
  • Mr. Lupescu
  • Anthony Boucher
  • Miriam
  • Truman Capote
  • Midnight
  • Jack Snow
  • Torch Song
  • From the 1940s to now.
  • John Cheever
  • The
  • daemon lover
  • Shirley Jackson
  • The
  • circular valley
  • Paul Bowles
  • I'm scared
  • Jack Finney
  • The
  • Evening primrose
  • Vane sisters
  • Vladimir Nabokov
  • The
  • April witch
  • Ray Bradbury
  • Black country
  • Charles Beaumont
  • Trace
  • Jerome Bixby
  • Where the woodbine twineth
  • John Collier
  • Davis 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
  • Smoke ghost
  • Hanka
  • Isaac Bashevis Singer
  • Linnaeus forgets
  • Fred Chappell
  • Novelty
  • John Crowley
  • Mr. Fiddlehead
  • Jonathan Carroll
  • Family
  • Joyce Carol Oates
  • Fritz Leiber
  • 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
  • Sea Oak
  • George Saunders
  • The
  • long hall on the top floor
  • Caitlin Kiernan
  • Nocturne
  • Thomas Tessier
  • The
  • God of Dark Laughter
  • Michael Chabon
  • mysteries of the Joy Rio
  • Pop art
  • Joe Hill
  • Pansu
  • Poppy Z. Brite
  • Dangerous laughter
  • Steven Millhauser
  • The
  • chambered fruit
  • M. Rickert
  • The
  • Tennessee Williams
  • wavering knife
  • Brian Evenson
  • Stone animals
  • Kelly Link
  • Pat Moore
  • Tim Powers
  • The
  • little stranger
  • Gene Wolfe
  • Dial tone
Control code
15883699
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xv, 713 pages
Isbn
9781598530483
Lccn
2009927074
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn311777129
  • (OCoLC)311777129

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