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His Beautiful Hands (1931) [Short Story]
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A female manicurist, of Javanese ancestry, tends to a male violinist, and the deteriorating condition of "his beautiful hands." But is it out of love... or revenge...?

First published in At Dead of Night, (1931) Selwyn & Blount.

Also appears in:

  • Not at Night Omnibus, (1937) Selwyn & Blount
  • The Pan Book of Horror Stories, (1959) Pan

Original title: His Beautiful Hands
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionHorrorMedical Horror & Evil Science

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Pan Book of Horror Stories, the (1959) [Anthology]
      Authors: Bram Stoker , Jack Finney , C.S. Forester , Joan Aiken , Muriel Spark , Seabury Quinn , A.L. Barker , L. P. Hartley , Nigel Kneale , Angus Wilson , Peter Fleming , Oscar Cook , George Fielding Eliot , Hazel Heald , Hester Holland , Fielden Hughes , Noel Langley , Hamilton MacAllister , Chris Massie , Flavia Richardson , Anthony Vercoe , Alan Wykes

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