In the shadow of Edgar Allan Poe : classic tales of horror, 1816-1914
Collects twenty short horror stories published between 1816 and 1914 that have been overshadowed by the works of Edgar Allan Poe, including Bram Stoker's "The Squaw" and L.T. Meade's "The Woman with the Hood."
First Pegasus Books cloth edition.
New York : Pegasus Crime, 2015.
xv, 320 pages ; 24 cm
Title on dust jacket: In the shadow of Edgar Allan Poe : classic tales of terror, 1816-1914
Includes bibliographical references.
Introduction / by Leslie S. Klinger
The sand man / by E. T. A. Hoffmann (1816)
The mummy's foot / by Théophile Gautier (1840)
An account of some strange disturbances in Aungier Street / by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu (1853)
The upper berth / by F. Marion Crawford (1886)
His unconquerable enemy / by W. C. Morrow (1889)
In dark New England days / by Sarah Orne Jewett (1890)
The yellow wallpaper / by Charlotte Perkins Gilman (1891)
Desiree's baby / by Kate Chopin (1893)
The yellow sign / by Robert W. Chambers (1895)
A tragedy of bones / by George MacDonald (1895)
A night of horror / by Dick Donovan (1899)
The corpse-rider / by Lafcadio Hearn (1900)
The leather funnel / by Arthur Conan Doyle (1902)
The shadows on the wall / by Mary Wilkins Freeman (1903)
Lost hearts / by M. R. James (1904)
The Moonlight road / by Ambrose Bierce (1907)
The spider / by Hanns Heinz Ewers (1907)
The woman with the hood / by L. T. Meade (1908)
The Easter egg / by Saki (H. H. Munro) (1911)
The squaw / by Bram Stoker (1914).
Subjects:Horror tales, American.
Horror tales, English.
Paranormal fiction, American.
Paranormal fiction, English.
Short stories, American.
Short stories, English.
Other Authors:Bierce, Ambrose, 1842-1914? Moonlit road.
Chambers, Robert W. (Robert William), 1865-1933. Yellow sign.
Chopin, Kate, 1850-1904. Desiree's baby.
Crawford, F. Marion (Francis Marion), 1854-1909. Upper berth.
Donovan, Dick, 1843-1934. Night of horror.
Doyle, Arthur Conan, 1859-1930. Leather funnel.
Ewers, Hanns Heinz, 1871-1943. Spider.
Freeman, Mary Eleanor Wilkins, 1852-1930. Shadows on the wall.
Gautier, Théophile, 1811-1872. Pied de momie. English.
Gilman, Charlotte Perkins, 1860-1935. Yellow wallpaper.
Hearn, Lafcadio, 1850-1904. Corpse-rider.
Hoffmann, E. T. A. (Ernst Theodor Amadeus), 1776-1822. Sandmann. English.
James, M. R. (Montague Rhodes), 1862-1936. Lost hearts.
Jewett, Sarah Orne, 1849-1909. In dark New England days.
Klinger, Leslie S., editor.
Le Fanu, Joseph Sheridan, 1814-1873. Account of some strange disturbances in Aungier street.
MacDonald, George, 1824-1905. Tragedy of bones.
Meade, L. T., 1854-1914. Woman with the hood.
Morrow, W. C., 1854-1923. His unconquerable enemy.
Saki, 1870-1916. Easter egg.
Stoker, Bram, 1847-1912. Squaw.