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Book Information: Boris Karloff's Favorite Horror Stories

Boris Karloff's Favorite Horror Stories (1965) [Anthology]
by Robert Bloch Roald Dahl August Derleth Frank Gruber Edmond Hamilton Evan Hunter John Jakes Cyril M. Kornbluth H. P. Lovecraft Edgar Allan Poe Robert Silverberg Theodore Sturgeon Rating: No votes (Rate!)
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Summary (From the publisher):

Welcome to mystery's exalted secret kingdom. Do not be afraid. Boris Karloff is here to light your way down the dark, shuddering corridors of blood-chilling suspense. Come in, if you dare. Watch out for trap doors. And, oh yes, please close them behind you when you leave... if you still can...

Contents:

  • The Thirteenth Floor by Frank Gruber
  • Child of the Winds by Edmond Hamilton
  • The Cask of Amontillado by Edgar Allan Poe
  • The Opener of the Crypt by John Jakes
  • The Thing That Walked on the Wind by August Derleth
  • The Scarlet King by Evan Hunter
  • The Graveyard Reader by Theodore Sturgeon
  • The Mindworm by C. M. Kornbluth
  • Back from the Grave by Robert Silverberg
  • Man from the South by Roald Dahl
  • The Opener of the Way by Robert Bloch
  • The Haunter of the Dark by H. P. Lovecraft

Original title: Boris Karloff's Favorite Horror Stories
Alternative titles: The Boris Karloff Horror Anthology
Original languages: English

Quotes:

Genre: FictionHorrorGeneral


The following works are contained within this one:
     Cask of Amontillado, the (1846) [Short Story]
      Author: Edgar Allan Poe
     Thing that Walked on the Wind, the (1933) [Short Story]
      Author: August Derleth
     Child of the Winds (1936) [Short Story]
      Author: Edmond Hamilton
     Opener of the Way, the (1936) [Short Story]
      Author: Robert Bloch
     Thirteenth Floor, the (1940) [Short Story]
      Author: Frank Gruber
     Man from the South (1948) [Short Story]
      Author: Roald Dahl
     Mindworm, the (1950) [Short Story]
      Author: Cyril M. Kornbluth
     Opener of the Crypt, the (1952) [Short Story]
      Author: John Jakes
     Scarlet King, the (1955) [Short Story]
      Author: Evan Hunter
     Back from the Grave (1958) [Short Story]
      Author: Robert Silverberg
     Graveyard Reader, the (1958) [Short Story]
      Author: Theodore Sturgeon

Edition #1: Boris Karloff's Favorite Horror Stories

Boris Karloff's Favorite Horror Stories (1965)
Edition Details:

Language: English


Edited by: Boris Karloff
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Manifested in:

The Boris Karloff Horror Anthology (1969)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: London
Publisher: Corgi Books
ISBN: 9780552081443
Pages: 158

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Boris Karloff's Favorite Horror Stories (May 1966)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: New York, NY
Publisher: Avon
Dimensions: 4.25 x 7.1 x 0.5 in
Pages: 176
Notes: Avon # G1254

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