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Book Information: Pan Book of Horror Stories, the

Pan Book of Horror Stories, the (1959) [Anthology]
by Joan Aiken A.L. Barker Oscar Cook George Fielding Eliot Jack Finney Peter Fleming C.S. Forester L. P. Hartley Hazel Heald Hester Holland Fielden Hughes Nigel Kneale Noel Langley Hamilton MacAllister Chris Massie Seabury Quinn Flavia Richardson Muriel Spark Bram Stoker Anthony Vercoe Angus Wilson Alan Wykes Rating: No votes (Rate!)
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Series: Pan Books of Horror Stories, the
Part: 1

Summary (From the publisher):

Specially selected for Pan, here are 22 terrifying tales of horror by such famous authors as Peter Fleming, C. S. Forester, Bram Stoker, Angus Wilson, Noel Hartley, Jack Finney and L. P. Hartley.

Stories of the uncanny jostle with tales of the macabre. Stories of subtle beastliness - like Raspberry Jam; of sickening horror - like The Fly or His Beautiful Hands; and of utter chilling terror - like The Horror in the Museum!

The perfect bedside book - for those with nerves of steel!

Contents:

  • Jugged Hare by Joan Aiken
  • Submerged by A. L. Barker
  • His Beautiful Hands by Oscar Cook
  • The Copper Bowl by George Fielding Eliot
  • Contents of the Dead Man's Pocket by Jack Finney
  • The Kill by Peter Fleming
  • The Physiology of Fear by C. S. Forester
  • W. S. by L. P. Hartley
  • The Horror in the Museum by Hazel Heald
  • The Library by Hester Holland
  • The Mistake by Fielden Hughes
  • Oh, Mirror, Mirror by Nigel Kneale
  • Serenade for Baboons by Noel Langley
  • The Lady Who Didn't Waste Words by Hamilton MacAllister
  • A Fragment of Fear by Chris Massie
  • The House of Horror by Seabury Quinn
  • Behind the Yellow Door by Flavia Richardson
  • The Portobello Road by Muriel Spark
  • The Squaw by Bram Stoker
  • Flies by Anthony Vercoe
  • Raspberry Jam by Angus Wilson
  • Nightmare by Alan Wykes

Original title: The Pan Book of Horror Stories
Original languages: English

Quotes:

Genre: FictionHorrorGeneral


The following works are contained within this one:
     Squaw, the (1893) [Short Story]
      Author: Bram Stoker
     Kill, the (1931) [Short Story]
      Author: Peter Fleming
     His Beautiful Hands (1931) [Short Story]
      Author: Oscar Cook
     Contents of the Dead Manís Pockets (1956) [Short Story]
      Author: Jack Finney

Edition #1: Pan Book of Horror Stories, the

Pan Book of Horror Stories, the (1959)
Edition Details:

Language: English


Edited by: Herbert Van Thal
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Manifested in:

The Pan Book of Horror Stories (1980)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: London
Publisher: Pan
ISBN: 9780330100458
Pages: 316

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