Bloodsuckers: The Vampire Archives, Vol 1
Bloodsuckers The Vampire Archives Vol 1 Author:Otto Penzler (Editor) A chill inducing and masterful collection of vampire tales, culled from the dark recesses of the nefarious and world renowned Vampires Archives. Bloodsuckers, the first volume in the mass market series, contains some of the best of the best of vampire fiction. Including Gahan Wilson, Ray Bradbury, Tanith Lee and S... more »tephen King, it takes its readers deep inside the crypts of the living dead, in all their supernatural splendor. Featuring: -- Heart Pounding Shrieks -- Blood Soaked Moonlit Hunts -- High Stakes Adventure -- Evil Assignations.
Contents, 20 stories: Introduction / Otto Penzler; Preface / Neil Gaiman; * Good Lady Ducayne / M. E. Braddon; * An Authenticated Vampire Story / Franz Hartmann; * The Sea was Wet as Wet Could Be / Gahan Wilson; * The Man Upstairs / Ray Bradbury; * Chastel / Manly Wade Wellman; * La Belle Dame sans Merci / John Keats; * An Episode of Cathedral History / M. R. James; * Dracula's Guest / Bram Stoker; * The Old Portrait / Hume Nisbet; * Bite-Me-Not or, Fleur de Fur / Tanith Lee; * The Silver Collar / Garry Kilworth; * The Story of Chu Goro / Lafcadio Hearn; * Stragella / Hugh B. Cave; * Popsy / Stephen King; * Blood / Fredric Brown; * Revelations in Black / Carl Jacobi; * The Death of Ilalotha / Clark Ashton Smith; * When Gretchen was Human / Mary A. Turzillo; * Replacements / Lisa Tuttle; * Carrion Comfort / Dan Simmons.« less