The White People and Other Tales The Best Weird Tales of Arthur Machen, Volume 2 (Call of Cthulhu Fiction Series) by S. T. Joshi

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ContributionsArthur Machen (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages284
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Open LibraryOL8690901M
ISBN 101568821476
ISBN 109781568821474

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Machen's weird tales of the creepy and fantastic finally come to Penguin Classics. With an introduction from S.T. Joshi, editor of American Supernatural Tales, The White People and Other Weird Stories is the perfect introduction to the father of weird fiction.

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Born in Wales inMachen was a London journalis /5(22). "The White People" is a horror short story by Welsh author Arthur Machen. Written in the late s, it was first published in in Horlick's Magazine, edited by Machen's friend A.

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“The White People”, one of the most celebrated tales in the genre, is a girl’s testimony sandwiched between a dry scholarly disputation; I suspect that the bulk of readers will value the meat of this sandwich far more than the bread, although it is in the bread that one can most clearly discern “the point” of the story.4/5(17).

Machen's weird tales of the creepy and fantastic finally come to Penguin Classics. With an introduction from S.T. Joshi, editor of American Supernatural Tales, The White People and Other Weird Stories is the perfect introduction to the father of weird fiction. The title story "The White People" is an exercise in the bizarre leaving the reader /5(20).

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Born in Wales inMachen was a London journalist for much of his life. Among his fiction, he may be best known for the allusive, haunting title story of this book, "The White People", which H. Lovecraft thought to be the second greatest horror story ever written (after Blackwood's "The Willows").

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