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Coming of the Terror, the (1917) [Short Story]
by Arthur Machen Rating: Weighted - 7.9 / Average - 8.0 of 10 (1 votes) (Rate!)
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During the First World War, mysterious deaths begin occurring all across Britain. At first these deaths are blamed on invading Germans, but eventually it becomes clear that the cause is something much more familiar and much closer to home...

First printed October 1917 in Century Magazine, this is a condensation of Machen's short novel The Terror, which was published serially in 1916.
Appears in Tales Before Tolkien.

Original title: The Coming of the Terror
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionHorror

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Tales Before Tolkien (2003) [Anthology]
      Authors: L. Frank Baum , Edith Nesbit , Lord Dunsany , William Hope Hodgson , Arthur Machen , Abraham Merritt , John Buchan , James Branch Cabell , George MacDonald , Frank R. Stockton , William Morris , H. Rider Haggard , Ludwig Tieck , E.H. Knatchbull-Hugessen , Richard Garnett , Andrew Lang , Clemence Housman , Kenneth Morris , Francis Stevens , E.A. Wyke-Smith , Austin Tappan Wright , David Lindsay


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