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The Weird Fiction Collection #1

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Summary

"The true weird tale has something more than secret murder, bloody bones, or a sheeted form clanking chains according to rule. A certain atmosphere of breathless and unexplainable dread of outer, unknown forces must be present; and there must be a hint, expressed with a seriousness and portentousness becoming its subject, of that most terrible conception of the human brain—a malign and particular suspension or defeat of those fixed laws of Nature which are our only safeguard against the assaults of chaos and the daemons of unplumbed space." - H.P. Lovecraft

The Weird Fiction Collection #1 gathers together some of the best fiction ever written. Featuring:

Black Hound of Death (Robert E. Howard)
Lazarus (Leonid Andreyev)
The Black Abbot of Puthuum (Clark Ashton Smith)
The Canal (Everil Worrell)
The Challenge from Beyond (C.L. Moore, Abraham Merritt, H.P. Lovecraft, Robert E. Howard, and Frank Belknap Long)
The Crawling Chaos (H. P. Lovecraft)
The Furnished Room (O. Henry)
The Ghost of Mohammed Din (Clark Ashton Smith)
The Hounds of Tindalos (Frank Belknap Long)
The Monster-God of Mamurth (Edmond Hamilton)
The Night Wire (H. F. Arnold)
The Upper Berth (F. Marion Crawford)
Dr. Heidegger’s Experiment (Nathaniel Hawthorne)
The Secret of Kralitz (Henry Kuttner)
The Long Arm (Franz Habl)

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