The Dark Descent

Hartwell, David G. (Ed.)

Published by TOR, 1987
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As new except for slight edgewear and light scratching on back cover. Sticker residue on bottom edge of back cover." a comprehensive presentation of the evolution of the horror story, filled with significant and powerful works by the masters of the genre." A history of the genre and an introduction to each story and its author. 1011 pages of stories by Clive Barker, Ray Bradbury, John Collier, Shirley Jackson, Stephen King, Joyce Carol Oates and others… Three sections: The color of Evil (19 stories); The Medusa in the Shield (20 stories): and A Fabulous Formless Darkness (17 stories). Large and heavy, may require additional postage for priority or International. Bookseller Inventory # 96H008

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Title: The Dark Descent
Publisher: TOR
Publication Date: 1987
Binding: Trade Paperback
Book Condition: VERY GOOD+
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Book Description Grafton Books, London, 1990. Trade Paperback. Condition: Very Good. First Edition. 368p. Part of a 3 volume series. 20 horror stories. Tiny corner to bottom of cover, chip to bottom of back covre. ; 8vo. Seller Inventory # 2335

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Book Description Grafton Books, London, England, 1990. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Reprint. Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dustjacket, reprint edition, 652gms, 292 pages.This book presents a selection of the entire spectrum of horror fiction, from the psychological investigations of Edgar Allan Poe, William Fauklner and Thomas Disch, through the colourful supernatural allegories of J Sheridan Le Fanu, Nathaniel Hawthorne and Harlan Ellison, to the disturbing and dreadful stories of Oliver Onions, Edith Wharton and Gene Wolfe. This book is one of a three-volume collection by an outstanding group of storytellers, an anthology of fiction that will frighten, disturb and delight the reader. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only mild shelf wear. There is a small pen mark on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Please see listings for other books in the series. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 20,000 books in stock we can't list them all!! Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Seller Inventory # HORFIC2

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