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Title American fantastic tales : terror and the uncanny / Peter Straub, editor.
Imprint New York : Library of America ; Distributed in the United States by Penguin Group, c2009.

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 Main Stacks  PS648.F3 A44 2009  v.1    AVAILABLE
 Main Stacks  PS648.F3 A44 2009  v.2    AVAILABLE
Description 2 v. ; 21 cm.
Series Library of America ; 196-197.
Subject Fantasy fiction, American.
Horror tales, American.
Gothic fiction (Literary genre), American.
Genre Short stories, American.
Contents [v. 1] From Poe to the pulps -- [v. 2] From the 1940s to now.
[v. 1.] From Poe to the pulps. Somnambulism: a fragment / Charles Brockden Brown -- Adventure of the German student / Washington Irving -- Berenice / Edgar Allan Poe -- Young Goodman Brown / Nathaniel Hawthorne -- Tartarus of maids / Herman Melville -- What was it? / Fitz-James O'Brien -- Legend of Monte del Diablo / Bret Harte -- Moonstone mass / Harriet Prescott Spofford -- His unconquerable enemy / W.C. Morrow -- In dark New England days / Sarah Orne Jewett -- Yellow wall paper / Charlotte Perkins Gilman -- Black dog / Stephen Crane -- Ma'ame Peþlagie / Kate Chopin -- Thurlow's Christmas story / John Kendrick Bangs -- Repairer of reputations / Robert W. Chambers -- Dead valley / Ralph Adams Cram -- Little room / Madeline Yale Wynne -- Striding place / Gertrude Atherton -- An itinerant house / Emma Francis Dawson -- Luella Miller / Mary Wilkins Freeman -- Grettir at Thorhall-stead / Frank Norris -- Yuki-Onna / Lafcadio Hearn -- For the blood is life / F. Marion Crawford -- Moonlit road / Ambrose Bierce -- Lukundoo / Edward Lucas White -- Shell of sense / Olivia Howard Dunbar -- Jolly corner / Henry James -- Golden baby / Alice Brown -- Afterward / Edith Wharton -- Consequences / Willa Cather -- Shadowy third / Ellen Glasgow -- Absolute evil / Julian Hawthorne -- Unseen-unfeared / Francis Stevens -- Curious case of Benjamin Button / F. Scott Fitzgerald -- Curse of Everard Maundy / Seabury Quinn -- King of the cats / Stephen Vincent Beneþt -- Jelly-fish / David H. Keller -- Mr. Arcularis / Conrad Aiken -- Black stone / Robert E. Howard -- Passing of a god / Henry S. Whitehead -- Panelled room / August Derleth -- Thing on the doorstep / H.P. Lovecraft -- Genius Loci / Clark Ashton Smith -- Cloak / Robert Bloch.
[v. 2.] From the 1940s to now. Evening primrose / John Collier -- Smoke ghost / Fritz Leiber -- Mysteries of the Joy Rio / Tennessee Williams -- Refugee / Jane Rice -- Mr. Lupescu / Anthony Boucher -- Miriam / Truman Capote -- Midnight / Jack Snow -- Torch Song / John Cheever -- Daemon lover / Shirley Jackson -- Circular valley / Paul Bowles -- I'm scared / Jack Finney -- Vane sisters / Vladimir Nabokov -- April witch / Ray Bradbury -- Black country / Charles Beaumont -- Trace / Jerome Bixby -- Where the woodbine twineth / Davis Grubb -- Nightmare / Donald Wandrei -- I have no mouth, and I must scream / Harlan Ellison -- Prey / Richard Matheson -- Events at Poroth Farm / T.E.D. Klein -- Hanka / Isaac Bashevis Singer -- Linnaeus forgets / Fred Chappell -- Novelty / John Crowley -- Mr. Fiddlehead / Jonathan Carroll -- Family / Joyce Carol Oates -- Last feast of Harlequin / Thomas Ligotti --A short guide to the city / Peter Straub -- General who is dead / Jeff VanderMeer --That feeling, you can only say what it is in French / Stephen King -- Sea Oak / George Saunders -- Long hall on the top floor / Caitlin Kiernan -- Nocturne / Thomas Tessier -- God of Dark Laughter / Michael Chabon -- Pop art / Joe Hill -- Pansu / Poppy Z. Brite -- Dangerous laughter / Steven Millhauser -- Chambered fruit / M. Rickert -- Wavering knife / Brian Evenson -- Stone animals / Kelly Link -- Pat Moore / Tim Powers -- Little stranger / Gene Wolfe -- Dial tone / Benjamin Percy.
Other Author Straub, Peter, 1943-
Other Title Somnambulism: a fragment / Charles Brockden Brown.
Adventure of the German student / Washington Irving.
Berenice / Edgar Allan Poe.
Young Goodman Brown / Nathaniel Hawthorne.
Tartarus of maids / Herman Melville.
What was it? / Fitz-James O'Brien.
Legend of Monte del Diablo / Bret Harte.
Moonstone mass / Harriet Prescott Spofford.