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Horror from the Mound, the (1932) [Short Story]
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When Steve Brill notices his neighbour going out of his way to avoid an old mound at the edge of his Texas property, he convinces himself that it contains Spanish gold - despite his neighbours' insistence that the mound is far older - and is cursed...

First published in Weird Tales, May 1932.

Also appears in:

  • Skull-Face and Others, Arkham House (1946)
  • Wolfshead, Lancer (1968)
  • The Dark of the Soul, Tower (1970)
  • Vampire: Chilling Tales of the Undead, Severn House (1985)
  • Weird Vampire Tales, Gramercy Press (1992)
  • Trail in Darkness, Baen (1996)
  • The Black Stranger and other American Tales, Bison (2005)
  • People of the Dark, Wildside Press (2005)
  • The Mammoth Book of Monsters, Carroll & Graf (2007)
  • The Haunter of the Ring and Other Tales, Wordsworth (2008)
  • The Horror Stories OF Robert E. Howard, Del Rey (2008)

Original title: The Horror from the Mound
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionHorrorVampires

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Skull-Face and Others (1946) [Collection]
      Author: Robert E. Howard
     Wolfshead (1968) [Collection]
      Author: Robert E. Howard
     Trails in Darkness (1996) [Collection]
      Author: Robert E. Howard
     Black Stranger and Other American Tales, the (2005) [Collection]
      Author: Robert E. Howard
     Mammoth Book of Monsters, the (2007) [Anthology]
      Authors: Clive Barker , Tanith Lee , Thomas Ligotti , Joe R. Lansdale , Ramsey Campbell , Michael Marshall Smith , Robert E. Howard , Brian Lumley , Robert Silverberg , Nancy Holder , Karl Edward Wagner , Robert Holdstock , Kim Newman , Basil Copper , Christopher Fowler , Dennis Etchison , David J. Schow , Sydney J. Bounds , R. Chetwynd-Hayes , Scott Edelman , Gemma Files , Jay Lake
     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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