W. W. Jacobs
A special volume of tales of ghosts and horrors with an often nautical flavour
Rarely is a story so well-known and highly regarded that it eclipses the identity of the author who was responsible fo..
Originally published in two volumes—a special single volume Lecoq edition
Monsieur Lecoq is one of the earliest fictional detectives and his success with the reading public undoubtedly influenced S..
A. C. Benson
Tales of ghosts and horrors from a renowned literary academic
Arthur Christopher Benson was born in 1862 one of six children fathered by Edward White Benson, an Archbishop of Canterbury. A. C. Bens..
R. H. Benson
The collected supernatural tales of a famous literary priest
Robert Hugh Benson was one of the three famous, literary Benson Brothers who, in addition to their other occupations, developed a taste ..
The first volume of the works of a literary master of strange fiction
One Novel ‘The Old Ladies’ and Fifteen Short Stories of the Strange and Unusual Including ‘The White Cat’, ‘Lizzie Rand’, ‘Mrs...
The second volume of Hugh Walpole’s collected strange fiction
One Novel ‘The Killer and the Slain’ and Thirteen Short Stories of the Strange and Unusual Including ‘Seashore Macabre. A Moment’s Expe..
The final volume of the collected strange fiction of a literary master
One Novel ‘Portrait of a Man with Red Hair’ and Fifteen Short Stories of the Strange and Unusual Including ‘The Clocks’, ‘The ..
Writer, soldier and innovator in the fiction of the weird and other worldly
This well regarded author of weird and supernatural tales was born in Cork, Ireland in 1826. Originally Michael O’Brien i..
Edward Lucas White
The collected nightmare worlds of a master of the bizarre
American author Edward Lucas White was born in Bergen, New Jersey in 1866 and was an academic who, after attending John Hopkins University,..
Investigations of Ghosts and Strange Occurrences Including ‘Door Into Infinity,’ ‘The Mark of the Beast,’ ‘The Spectre House,’ ‘The Telepather, ’ ‘The Mystery of the Circular Chamber,’ ‘The Haunted Homestead’ and Eight Other Short Stories
Investigations to explain the unexplainable
This second helping of tales from the casebooks of fictional sleuths of the supernatural continues in the same chilling and engrossing style as the First..
Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch
Forty-Two Short Stories of the Strange and Unusual
Strange tales from a master of the short story
There can be little doubt that the ideal length for the ghostly yarn is the short story. The writing of shorter fiction is a specific talent and it’s ..
Thirty-Eight Short Stories of the Strange and Unusual
Ghosts, werewolves and other terrors from the pen of a master writer
Rudyard Kipling was one of the giants of popular fiction in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. His novels, stori..
Edgar Allan Poe
Including Two Novelettes “The Gold-Bug” and “The Murders in the Rue Morgue,” Twenty-Eight Short Stories & Eleven Poems of the Strange and Unusual
The second book in a two volume collection by a giant of the gothic and macabre
Everyone with an interest in the literature of the gothic, mysterious and macabre will be aware of the fiction, poetr..
Edgar Allan Poe
Including One Novel “The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket,” One Novelette “The Unparalleled Adventures of One Hans Pfaal,” and Nineteen Short Stories of the Strange and Unusual
Volume one of a two volume collection by a giant of the gothic and macabre
Everyone with an interest in the literature of the gothic, mysterious and macabre will be aware of the fiction, poetry and..
W. C. Morrow
Eighteen Short Stories of the Strange and Unusual including ‘The Haunted Burglar,’ ‘The Gloomy Shadow,’ ‘The Haunted Automaton,’ ‘The Woman of the Inner Room’ and Many Others
A classic collection of eighteen chilling stories from a little known American master
Born in 1854, Morrow was the son of Baptist minister, hotelier and farmer in Mobile, Alabama. Moving to Califor..