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Book Information: Fearsome Touch of Death, the

Fearsome Touch of Death, the (1930) [Short Story]
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While Falred is 'sitting up with the dead' in the house of recently-deceased recluse Old Adam Farrel, he begins to think about man's inherent fear of death and the attributes that the living cloak the dead with because of this fear.

First published in Weird Tales, February 1930

Also appears in:

  • Moon of Skulls, Wildside Press (2005)
  • Shadow Kingdoms, Cosmos (2007)
  • The Haunter of the Ring and Other Tales, Wordsworth (2008)

Original title: The Fearsome Touch of Death
Alternative titles: The Touch of Death
Original languages: English

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Genre: FictionHorrorPsychological Horror

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Haunter of the Ring and Other Tales, the (2008) [Collection]
      Author: Robert E. Howard
     Horror Stories of Robert E. Howard, the (2008) [Collection]
      Author: Robert E. Howard

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