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Lizzie Borden Took an Axe... (1946) [Short Story]
by Robert Bloch Rating: Weighted - 9.3 / Average - 10.0 of 10 (1 votes) (Rate!)
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A fictional re-telling of the story of Lizzie Borden who was driven unexpectedly to murder both her parents.

Originally published in Weird Tales, November 1946.

Reprinted in:

  • The Skull of the Marquis de Sade, Pyramid 1965
  • Beyond the Curtain of Dark, New English Library 1966
  • House Shudders, ed. Martin H. Greenberg & Charles G. Waugh, DAW 1987
  • Haunted Houses: The Greatest Stories, ed. Martin H. Greenberg, MJF Books 1997

Original title: Lizzie Borden Took an Axe...
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionHorrorPsychological Horror

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Skull of the Marquis de Sade, the (1965) [Collection]
      Author: Robert Bloch
     Beyond the Curtain of Dark (1966) [Anthology]
      Authors: Edgar Allan Poe , H. P. Lovecraft , Isaac Asimov , Ambrose Bierce , Ray Bradbury , Nathaniel Hawthorne , Mary Shelley , Harry Harrison , Patricia Highsmith , August Derleth , Henry Kuttner , Robert Bloch , Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu , Theodore Sturgeon , Henry Slesar , Guy de Maupassant , Fredric Brown , F. Marion Crawford , Harold Lawlor , W.C. Morrow , Clive Pemberton , Edogawa Rampo

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