The Internet Book List - Spread the word
       


Book Information: Irish Tales of Terror

Irish Tales of Terror (1988) [Anthology]
by Ray Bradbury Giraldus Cambrensis William Carleton A. E. Coppard F. Marion Crawford Thomas Crofton Croker Sineád de Valera Daniel Defoe Lord Dunsany William Hope Hodgson James Joyce Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu Shane Leslie H. P. Lovecraft Charles Robert Maturin George Moore Elliott O'Donnell Mrs. J.H. (Charlotte) Riddell Oscar Wilde Lady Wilde William Butler Yeats Rating: No votes (Rate!)
Reviews: None (show them) Review!

Summary (From the publisher):

Bolt the door, stoke up the fire, and keep your candles lit. Anything can happen in Irish Tales of Terror, and it just might happen to you. Contents: 22 stories, with a foreword by Ray Bradbury; edited by Peter Haining:
  • The Man-Wolf by Giraldus Cambrensis
  • Teig O'Kane and the Corpse Traditional story
  • The Friendly Demon by Daniel Defoe
  • The Parricide's Tale by Charles Robert Maturin
  • The Soul Cages by T. Crofton Croker
  • Wicked Captain Walshawe by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
  • Legends of Witches, Fairies and Leprechauns by Lady Wilde
  • The Canterville Ghost by Oscar Wilde
  • The Banshee's Warning by Charlotte Riddell
  • The Legend of Finn M'Coul by William Carleton
  • Julia Cahill's Curse by George Moore
  • The Crucifixion of the Outcast by W. B. Yeats
  • The Man from Kilsheelan by A. E. Coppard
  • The Dead Smile by Francis Marion Crawford
  • Hell Fire by James Joyce
  • Witch Wood by Lord Dunsany
  • The House Among the Laurels by William Hope Hodgson
  • The Coonian Ghost by Shane Leslie
  • The Haunted Spinney by Elliott O'Donnell
  • The Moon-Bog by H. P. Lovecraft
  • The Fairies' Revenge by Sinead de Valera
  • A Wild Night in Galway by Ray Bradbury

Original title: The Wild Night Company
Original languages: English

Quotes:

Genre: FictionHorrorGeneral


The following works are contained within this one:
     Canterville Ghost, the (1897) [Novelette]
      Author: Oscar Wilde
     Julia Cahill’s Curse (1903) [Short Story]
      Author: George Moore

Edition #1: Irish Tales of Terror

Irish Tales of Terror (1988)
Edition Details:

Language: English


Edited by: Peter Haining
Search at Amazon!

Search at Powells!

Search at AbeBooks!


Manifested in:

Irish Tales of Terror (1988)

Format: Hardcover
Place of publication: New York
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 9780517654996
Dimensions: 6.2 x 9.2 x 1
Pages: 317

Add to my library



©Steven Jeffery / IBList.com, 2012
Terms of Use