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American Fantastic Tales: Terror and the Uncanny from the 1940s to Now

John Collier | Tennessee Williams | Truman Capote | Shirley Jackson | Vladimir Nabokov | Ray Bradbury | Harlan Ellison | John Crowley | Joyce Carol Oates | Stephen King | Michael Chabon | Tim Powers | and 30 others More
Edited by Peter Straub

“What remains when the conscious and functioning self has been erased is mankind’s fundamental condition—irrational, violent, guilt-wracked, despairing, and mad.” — Peter Straub
“An astounding collection of modern horror.” — Kurt Busiek

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ISBN: 978-1-59853-048-3 713 pages

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N° 197 Library of America Series

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