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Author Lytton, Edward Bulwer, author.

Title The Weiser Book of Horror and the Occult [electronic resource] : Hidden Magic, Occult Truths, and the Stories That Started It All / Edward Bulwer Lytton.

Publication Info. [Place of publication not identified] : Red Wheel/Weiser, [2014]


Description 1 online resource (354 pages)
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Summary Frightful fiction by masters from Lovecraft to Stoker to Crowley to Poe. Packed with stories selected and introduced by one of todays leading esoteric scholars, this book will do more than make your toes curl and your skin crawl. These tales reveal hidden truths and forbidden pursuits, and divulge the secrets of magical initiation. Covering topics from rituals to hauntings to the Devil himself, this one-of-a-kind volume includes selections from: Aleister Crowley * Ambrose Bierce * Arthur Machen *Edgar Allan Poe * Robert W. Chambers * Ralph Adams Cram * H.P. Lovecraft * Dion Fortune * Sir Edward Bulwer-Lytton *Bram Stoker As Lon Milo DuQuette writes in his introduction, horror takes its time. It creeps in, seeps in, and lingers. These stories will stay with you, biting at your heels from the shadows. Don't say we didn't warn you ...
Note Publisher metadata.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author DuQuette, Lon Milo, editor.
James, Montague Rhodes.
Wilkins Freeman, Mary E.
Bierce, Ambrose.
Cram, Ralph Adams.
Crowley, Aleister.
Chambers, Robert W.
Doyle, Arthur Conan.
Stoker, Bram.
Poe, Edgar Allan.
Long, Frank Belknap.
Lovecraft, H. P.
Le Fanu, J. Sheridan.
Machen, Arthur.
Fortune, Dion.
ISBN 9781609259709 (epub)
Standard No. 9781609259709

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