Horror and The Occult - Book
An excellent compendium of rare, short form horror and occult fiction from Bram Stoker, H.P.Lovecraft, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Ambrose Bierce, Aleister Crowley, and many of their protégées. This book can serve as an introduction for newbies as well as a refresher course on the lesser known works of our most influential horror icons.
- Fifteen short stories spanning the 19th and 20th centuries
- Includes wry biographies of each author
- Reads like a Penny Dreadful compilation - stylish and terrifying
- Softcover book is 9 in. tall and 6 in. wide
- 313 pages edited by Lon Milo DuQuette
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