Vault Of Evil

British Horror fiction

  • Pages

  • Vault on WordPress

    Plenty of Previous ...

    link to New English Library


    link to Fontana

    link to Morbid Mayflowers

    link to Pan horrors

    link to Panther Horror

    link to Sordid Sphere

    link to terribletandems

    link to Terror Takeaways

    link to Gruesome Cargoes

    link to Gregory Pendennis Library Of Black Sorcery

  • Subscribe

  • Vintage Horror Anthologies

  • Publishers/ editors

  • Top Posts

  • Them as does evil have been …..

  • Meta

Posts Tagged ‘*Constable/Robinson*’

Peter Haining – Mammoth Book of Modern Ghost Stories

Posted by demonik on May 30, 2008

Peter Haining (ed) – The Mammoth Book of Modern Ghost Stories (Robinson, 2007)


Cover: Joe Roberts

1. Raising Spectres: The Modern Tradition

M.R. James – ‘Oh Whistle, and I’ll Come To You, My Lad’
A.C. Benson – The House at Treheale
E.G. Swain – The Richpins
Arthur Gray – The Everlasting Club
A.N.L. Munby – Number Seventy-Nine

2. Ghost Writers: The “Golden Era”

Arthur Conan Doyle: Playing With Fire
Rudyard Kipling – The House Surgeon
John Buchan – The Grove Of Ashtroth
Somerset Maugham – The Man from Glasgow
D.H. Lawrence – The Last Laugh
Vladimir Nabokov – A Visit to the Museum

3. Phantom Ranks: Supernatural at War

Arthur Machen – The Bowmen
George Minto – The Ghost of U65
Algernon Blackwood – ‘Vengeance is Mine’
Lord Dunsany – The Punishment
Dennis Wheatley – The Haunted Chateau
Elizabeth Bowen – Pink May
Derek Barnes – A Gremlin in the Beer
Sir Alec Guinness – Money For Jam

4. The Ghost-Feelers: Modern Gothic Tales

Edith Wharton – The Lady’s Maid’s Bell
Marie Belloc Lowndes – The Duenna
Eudora Welty – Clytie
Daphne du Maurier – The Pool
Jane Gardam – A Spot of Gothic

5. Entertaining Spooks: Supernatural High Jinks

H.G. Wells – The Inexperienced Ghost
Alexander Wolcott – Full Fathom Five
James Thurber – The Night the Ghost Got In
Eric Keown – Sir Tristram Goes West
Kingsley Amis – Who or What Was It?
Ray Bradbury – Another Fine Mess

6. Christmas Spirits: Festive Season Chillers

Rider Haggard – Only a Dream…
Edith Nesbit – The Haunted House
E.F. Benson – The Light in the Garden
Marjorie Bowen – The Prescription
Howard Spring – Christmas Honeymoon
Hammond Innes – South Sea Bubble
Peter Ackroyd – Ringing in the Good News

7. Haunting Times: Tales of Unease

Fritz Leiber – Smoke Ghost
A.E. Van Vogt – The Ghost
William F. Nolan – The Party
J.B. Priestley – Underground
Joyce Carol Oates – Haunted
Philip Pullman – Video Nasty
Louis de Bernieres – My Beautiful House

Thanks to Alan Frackelton for providing the contents and cover scans!

Posted in *Constable/Robinson*, Peter Haining | Tagged: , , , | Leave a Comment »

Stephen Jones – Mammoth Best New Horror 14

Posted by demonik on November 10, 2007

Stephen Jones (ed) – The Mammoth Book Of Best New Horror #14 (Robinson, 2003)

Best New Horror 14

Cover: Les Edwards

Stephen Jones – Horror In 2002

Neil Gaiman – October In The Chair
China Mieville – Details
Don Tumasonis – The Wretched Thicket Of Thorns
David J. Schow – The Absolute Last Of The Ultra-Spooky, Super-Scary Hallowe’en Horror Nights
Nicholas Royle – Standard Gauge
Stephen Gallagher – Little Dead Girl Singing
Brian Hodge – Nesting Instincts
Glen Hirshberg – The Two Sams
Jay Russell – Hides
Ramsey Campbell – The Unbeheld
Basil Copper – Ill Met By Daylight
Kelly Link – Catskin
Joe Hill – 20th Century Ghost
Kim Newman – Egyptian Avenue
James Van Pelt – The Boy Behind The Gate
Caitlin  R. Kiernan – Nor The Demon Down Under The Sea
Graham Joyce – The Coventry Boy
Don Tumasonis – The Prospect Cards
Jeff Vandermeer – The Cage
Paul McAuley – Dr. Pretorius And The Lost Temple

Stephen Jones & Kim Newman – Necrology: 2002

Posted in *Constable/Robinson*, Stephen Jones | Tagged: , , | Leave a Comment »