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Best Horror Stories (1957) [Anthology]
by Ambrose Bierce Ray Bradbury Hortense Calisher John Keir Cross Arthur Conan Doyle William Faulkner Graham Greene W. F. Harvey M. R. James Rudyard Kipling Philip MacDonald Herman Melville Edgar Allan Poe Robert Louis Stevenson Angus Wilson Rating: No votes (Rate!)
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  • Introduction by John Keir Cross
  • Skeleton by Ray Bradbury
  • A Watcher By the Dead by Ambrose Bierce
  • Raspberry Jam by Angus Wilson
  • Berenice by Edgar Allan Poe
  • August Heat by W. F. Harvey
  • Lot No. 249 by Sir Arthur Conan-Doyle
  • The Lovers by John Keir Cross
  • The Mark of the Beast by Rudyard Kipling
  • The End of the Party by Graham Greene
  • Bartleby by Herman Melville
  • Heartburn by Hortense Calisher
  • Our Feathered Friends by Philip MacDonald
  • Thrawn Janet by Robert Louis Stevenson
  • Mars Is Heaven by Ray Bradbury
  • ĎOh, Whistle, and Iíll Come to You, My Ladí by M. R. James
  • A Rose for Emily by William Faulkner

Original title: Best Horror Stories
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionHorrorGeneral

The following works are contained within this one:
     Berenice (1835) [Short Story]
      Author: Edgar Allan Poe
     Bartleby (1853) [Novelette]
      Author: Herman Melville
     "Oh, Whistle and I'll Come to You, My Lad" (1904) [Short Story]
      Author: M. R. James
     Rose for Emily, a (1930) [Short Story]
      Author: William Faulkner
     End of the Party, the (1932) [Short Story]
      Author: Graham Greene
     Heartburn (1951) [Short Story]
      Author: Hortense Calisher

Edition #1: Best Horror Stories

Best Horror Stories (1957)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Edited by: John Keir Cross
Introduction by: John Keir Cross
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Best Horror Stories (1958)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: London, UK
Publisher: Faber & Faber
Pages: 300

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Best Horror Stories (1957)

Format: Hardcover
Place of publication: London, UK
Publisher: Faber & Faber
Pages: 300

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