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Michel Parry – Strange Ecstasies

Posted by demonik on May 15, 2009

Michel Parry (ed.) – Strange Ecstasies (Panther, 1974)

Strange Ecstasies

Strange Ecstasies

A mind-blowing fantasy anthology of unearthly drug stories

Introduction – Michel Parry

H. G. Wells – The New Accelerator
Norman Spinrad – Subjectivity
Clark Ashton Smith – The Plutonian Drug
Fritz Leiber – The Secret Songs
Frank Belknap Long – The Hounds of Tindalos
Frederik Pohl – What to Do Until the Analyst Comes
Chris Miller – Pipe Dream
Richard Wilson – The Big Fix
Arthur Machen – The White Powder
F. H. Davis – The Dream Pills

Thanks to James Doig for providing the cover scan!

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Tales Of The Supernatural

Posted by demonik on February 2, 2008

Anon – Tales Of The Supernatural (Panther, June 1962)

H. G. Wells – The Plattner Story
Michael Joseph – The Yellow Cat
Daphne du Maurier – Escort
Washington Irving – The Specter Bridegroom
Algernon Blackwood – Keeping His Promise
Lady Cynthia Asquith – The Corner Shop
Gerald Kersh – The Brighton Monster
Robert Louis Stevenson – The Body-Snatcher
M. R. James – Casting The Runes

Have you ever felt, in the soft, eerie blackness of the night, the presence of that other world, moving and dwelling around us, but not with us? Woken suddenly, perhaps, to become shudderingly aware of its ghostly proximity? Visit now this swirling domain of clammy terror with this deliciously hair-raising new collection of stories of the uncanny, the fiendish, and the macabre, specially selected to grip and chill you.

Here are some of the finest tales of mystery and imagination ever written …..


Thanks to Andy the nightreader!

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