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American Fantastic Tales Boxed Set
by Peter Straub


Overview - The Library of America presents "American Fantastic Tales," an unrivaled two-volume boxed collection of the American Gothic tradition, from Edgar Allan Poe to today's masters of terror and the uncanny -- 86 stories in all.

I. Terror and the Uncanny
From Poe to the Pulps
768 pp.
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Overview
The Library of America presents "American Fantastic Tales," an unrivaled two-volume boxed collection of the American Gothic tradition, from Edgar Allan Poe to today's masters of terror and the uncanny -- 86 stories in all.

I. Terror and the Uncanny
From Poe to the Pulps
768 pp.

II. Terror and the Uncanny
From the 1940s to Now
744 pp.

Featuring: Charles Brockden Brown, Washington Irving, Edgar Allan Poe, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Herman Melville, Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Robert W. Chambers, Kate Chopin, Lafcadio Hearn, F. Marion Crawford, Ambrose Bierce, Henry James, Edith Wharton, Ellen Glasgow, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Robert E. Howard, H. P. Lovecraft, Clark Ashton Smith, Robert Bloch, John Collier, Tennessee Williams, John Cheever, Jack Finney, Shirley Jackson, Paul Bowles, Ray Bradbury, Charles Beaumont, Vladimir Nabokov, Harlan Ellison, Richard Matheson, Isaac Bashevis Singer, John Crowley, Joyce Carol Oates, Stephen King, Michael Chabon, Steven Millhauser, Brian Evenson, Kelly Link, and dozens more.

"An encompassing and essential voyage to the dark side of the moon of American literature and a stupendous, spellbinding reading experience waiting to be had." -- Jonathan Lethem

 
Details
  • ISBN-13: 9781598530599
  • ISBN-10: 1598530593
  • Publisher: Library of America
  • Publish Date: October 2009
  • Page Count: 1500
  • Reading Level: Ages 18-UP
  • Dimensions: 8.58 x 5.78 x 2.78 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 3.13 pounds


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