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TRICK OR TREAT Boxed Set: 200+ Eerie Tales from the Greatest Storytellers - Dive into the Dark: An Eerie Anthology of Haunting Tales - cover

TRICK OR TREAT Boxed Set: 200+ Eerie Tales from the Greatest Storytellers - Dive into the Dark: An Eerie Anthology of Haunting Tales

Wilhelm Hauff, Charles Dickens, Mark Twain, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Edgar Allan Poe, William Hope Hodgson, John Buchan, George MacDonald, Bram Stoker, Anatole France, Jack London, Henry James, Théophile Gautier, Arthur Conan Doyle, Richard Le Gallienne, Ralph Adams Cram, Guy de Maupassant, Thomas Hardy, William Archer, Daniel Defoe, Brander Matthews, Lafcadio Hearn, Ambrose Bierce, Ellis Parker Butler, Washington Irving, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Grant Allen, ARTHUR MACHEN, Wilkie Collins, Thomas Peckett Prest, James Malcolm Rymer, Fergus Hume, Walter Hubbell, Leopold Kompert, Florence Marryat, John William Polidori, Vincent O'Sullivan, W.W. Jacobs, M.P. Shiel, M. R. James, H. P. Lovecraft, Francis Marion Crawford, Mary Shelley, Margaret Oliphant, Frank R. Stockton, A. T. Quiller-Couch, Leonard Kip, Katherine Rickford, Bithia Mary Croker, Catherine L. Pirkis, Pedro De Alarçon, Pliny the Younger, Helena Blavatsky, Villiers l'Isle de Adam, William F. Harvey, Fiona Macleod, William T. Stead, Gambier Bolton, Andrew Jackson Davis, Nizida, Walter F. Prince, Chester Bailey Fernando

Translator Julian Hawthorne, William Melmoth

Publisher: Good Press

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Summary

The 'TRICK OR TREAT Boxed Set: 200+ Eerie Tales from the Greatest Storytellers' represents an unparalleled assembly of haunting narratives that traverse multiple eras, celebrating the richness and diversity of literary craft. This anthology weaves together an intricate tapestry of themes, including the macabre, the supernatural, and the psychological, presented through a variety of literary forms. From the ghostly pages of traditional gothic to the unsettling realms of psychological horror, the collection stands as a testament to the genre's evolution, showcasing seminal works that have shaped the landscape of dark fiction. Noteworthy are the pieces that challenge the boundaries of horror, merging with science fiction, fantasy, and mystery, broadening the readers horizon of fear and fascination. The contributing authors to this grand volume, including luminaries such as Edgar Allan Poe, Mary Shelley, and H. P. Lovecraft, among others, bring with them a rich diversity of historical, cultural, and literary backgrounds. Their collected works represent various movements, from Romanticism to Realism to Modernism, underscoring how the themes of fear, the paranormal, and the uncanny have been explored across different cultures and epochs. This amalgamation of perspectives not only showcases the individual genius of the authors but also how they collectively contribute to the horror genres enduring legacy and its capability to probe the human psyche. For aficionados of the eerie, the 'TRICK OR TREAT Boxed Set' offers an invaluable gateway into the expanse of the horror and supernatural genres, presenting an exceptional opportunity to experience the breadth and depth of ghostly tales. Encouraging a deeper appreciation for the craftsmanship behind each terrifying story, this collection serves both as an educational tool and a source of entertainment. Readers are invited to immerse themselves in this meticulously curated anthology, to explore the nuances of fear, and to engage in the ongoing dialogue between these master storytellers and the dark corners of the imagination.
Available since: 11/19/2023.
Print length: 6500 pages.

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