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To Sleep, Perchance to Dream... Nightmare (1993) [Anthology]
by Robert Aickman Clive Barker Charles Beaumont E. F. Benson Ambrose Bierce Robert Bloch Nelson S. Bond Scott Bradfield Ramsey Campbell Hugh B. Cave Robert W. Chambers Wilkie Collins Charles L. Grant Edmond Hamilton Robert E. Howard Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu Fritz Leiber Thomas Ligotti H. P. Lovecraft Richard Matheson Bruce McAllister Abraham Merritt Catherine Lucille (C.L.) Moore Clark Ashton Smith Bram Stoker John F. Suter Karl Edward Wagner Donald Wandrei Henry S. Whitehead Chet Williamson Rating: No votes (Rate!)
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Anthology of 30 horror stories related to nightmares.


  • Introduction by Stefan R. Dziemianowicz
  • The Drunkard’s Dream by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu (1838)
  • The Dream Woman [revised from “The Ostler” (1855)] by Wilkie Collins (1874)
  • A Dream of Red Hands by Bram Stoker (1914)
  • The Death of Halpin Frayser by Ambrose Bierce (1891)
  • The Yellow Sign by Robert W. Chambers(1895)
  • The Room in the Tower by E. F. Benson (1912)
  • Three Lines of Old French by A. Merritt (1919)
  • Beyond the Door by J. Paul Suter (1923)
  • The Shadows by Henry S. Whitehead (1927)
  • The Black Stone by Robert E. Howard (1931)
  • Ubbo-Sathla by Clark Ashton Smith (1933)
  • The Watcher in the Green Room by Hugh B. Cave (1933)
  • The Lady in Gray by Donald Wandrei (1933)
  • Scarlet Dream [Northwest Smith] by C. L. Moore (1934)
  • The Dreams in the Witch-House by H. P. Lovecraft
  • The Isle of the Sleeper by Edmond Hamilton (1938)
  • Prescience by Nelson S. Bond (1941)
  • The Dreams of Albert Moreland by Fritz Leiber, Jr. (1945)
  • The Unspeakable Betrothal by Robert Bloch (1949)
  • Lover, When You’re Near Me by Richard Matheson (1952)
  • Perchance to Dream by Charles Beaumont (1958)
  • The River of Night’s Dreaming by Karl Edward Wagner (1981)
  • The Depths by Ramsey Campbell
  • Dream of a Mannikin by Thomas Ligotti (1983)
  • Never Visit Venice by Robert Aickman (1968)
  • The Dream of the Wolf by Scott Bradfield (1984)
  • The Last and Dreadful Hour by Charles L. Grant (1986)
  • Dream Baby by Bruce McAllister
  • The Heart’s Desire by Chet Williamson (1990)
  • In the Flesh by Clive Barker (1985)

Original title: To Sleep, Perchance to Dream... Nightmare: Thirty Terrifying Tales
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionHorrorGeneral

The following works are contained within this one:
     Death of Halpin Frayser, the (1891) [Short Story]
      Author: Ambrose Bierce
     Room in the Tower, the (1912) [Short Story]
      Author: E. F. Benson
     Black Stone, the (1931) [Short Story]
      Author: Robert E. Howard
     Dreams in the Witch House, the (1933) [Novelette]
      Author: H. P. Lovecraft
     Depths, the (1982) [Short Story]
      Author: Ramsey Campbell
     Dream Baby (1987) [Short Story]
      Author: Bruce McAllister

Edition #1: To Sleep, Perchance to Dream...Nightmare

To Sleep, Perchance to Dream...Nightmare (1993)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Edited by: Martin H. Greenberg Stefan Dziemianowicz Robert Weinberg
Introduction by: Stefan Dziemianowicz
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To Sleep, Perchance to Dream...Nightmare (1993)

Format: Hardcover
Place of publication: New York
Publisher: Barnes & Noble Books
ISBN: 9780880299039
Pages: 510

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