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Mannikin, the (1937) [Short Story]
by Robert Bloch Rating: Weighted - 6.2 / Average - 5.0 of 10 (1 votes) (Rate!)
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An anxious man recounts the fate of a friend, an eccentric, studious person with a slight hump in one shoulder. After college, the friend returns to live in his isolated family home, where he becomes immersed in mysterious, studious work, and where his hump begins to noticeably grow.

Originally published in Weird Tales, April 1937.

Original title: The Mannikin
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionHorrorSatanism, Demonology, and Black Magic

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Opener of the Way, the (1945) [Collection]
      Author: Robert Bloch
     Yours Truly, Jack the Ripper (1962) [Collection]
      Author: Robert Bloch
     Sleep No More (1964) [Anthology]
      Authors: M. R. James , Algernon Blackwood , Robert W. Chambers , Robert E. Howard , Clark Ashton Smith , Frank Belknap Long , Robert Bloch , H. Russell Wakefield , M.P. Shiel , Henry S. Whitehead , Howard Wandrei , Hazel Heald
     7th Fontana Book Of Great Horror Stories, the (1972) [Anthology]
      Authors: M. R. James , Arthur Conan Doyle , Dylan Thomas , Robert Bloch , Sax Rohmer , Celia Fremlin , Gerald Kersh , C.S. Forester , Marjorie Bowen , Dennis Wheatley , Winston Graham , Thomas Hood , Mary Danby
     Mysteries of the Worm (1981) [Collection]
      Author: Robert Bloch
     Early Fears, the (1994) [Collection]
      Author: Robert Bloch

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