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Urban Horrors (1990) [Anthology]
by Charles Beaumont Ray Bradbury Ramsey Campbell John Cheever Philip K. Dick Dennis Etchison Shirley Jackson James Kisner Joe R. Lansdale Fritz Leiber John Maclay Richard Matheson Richard Christian Matheson William F. Nolan Joyce Carol Oates Ray Russell J.N. (Jerry) Williamson Rating: No votes (Rate!)
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Summary (From the publisher):

Stories by Ray Bradbury, Richard Matheson, Shirley Jackson, John Cheever and 14 other masters of the macabre.


  • Introduction by William F. Nolan & Martin H. Greenberg
  • Smoke Ghost by Fritz Leiber
  • A Careful Man Dies by Ray Bradbury
  • The Tooth by Shirley Jackson
  • Torch Song by John Cheever
  • Prey by Richard Matheson
  • The Father-Thing by Philip K. Dick
  • The Jungle by Charles Beaumont
  • The Tunnel Ahead by Alice Glaser
  • Did You Ever Slip on Red Blood? by Joyce Carol Oates
  • The Chimney by Ramsey Campbell
  • The Wine of Life by Ray Russell
  • The Pool by William F. Nolan
  • Talking in the Dark by Dennis Etchison
  • The Litter by James Kisner
  • New York Night by John Maclay
  • Hell by Richard Christian Matheson
  • The Shaggy House by Joe R. Lansdale
  • The Book of Webster’s by J. N. Williamson

Original title: Urban Horrors
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionHorrorGeneral
FictionGeneral FictionUrban / Big City Life

The following works are contained within this one:
     Smoke Ghost (1941) [Short Story]
      Author: Fritz Leiber
     Father-Thing, the (1954) [Short Story]
      Author: Philip K. Dick
     Prey (1969) [Short Story]
      Author: Richard Matheson
     Chimney, the (1977) [Short Story]
      Author: Ramsey Campbell
     Litter, the (1987) [Short Story]
      Author: James Kisner

Edition #1: Urban Horrors

Urban Horrors (1990)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Edited by: William F. Nolan Martin H. Greenberg
Illustrated by: Robert W. Lavoie
Introduction by: Martin H. Greenberg William F. Nolan
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Urban Horrors (1993)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: New York, NY
Publisher: DAW Books
ISBN: 9780886775483
Pages: 338

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Urban Horrors (1990)

Format: Hardcover
Place of publication: Arlington Hts., IL
Publisher: Dark Harvest
ISBN: 9780913165546
Pages: 246

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