The Resource The ghost quartet, edited by Marvin Kaye, (electronic resource)

The ghost quartet, edited by Marvin Kaye, (electronic resource)

Label
The ghost quartet
Title
The ghost quartet
Statement of responsibility
edited by Marvin Kaye
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Do you believe in ghosts' You will after reading these original short novels from four of today's best writers of the fantastic. Brian Lumley, a Grand Master of Horror and author of the popular Necroscope series, opens the collection with the tense "A Place of Waiting." The moors of Devon, England, are home to many ghosts, but none as fearsome as the red-eyed specter that refuses to accept his death. His only chance of release, however, comes at a terrible cost. Orson Scott Card puts a new spin on one of literature's most famous ghosts in "Hamlet's Father." What if the former King of Denmark was not killed by his treacherous brother for his crown, but by someone entirely unexpected as punishment for the darkest of crimes' Would his troubled son still seek revenge' The patrons of an Edinburgh tavern are introduced to a beverage with an unusual history in "The Haunted Single Malt" by Marvin Kaye, a clever and spooky story about ghost stories and the people who love them. Tanith Lee offers "Strindberg's Ghost Sonata," a chilling tale set in an alternate Russia. When a poor man is rescued from certain death by hospitable strangers, he discovers that he is not a guest in their haunted tenement building--he is a prisoner destined to become a sacrifice. At the publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management software (DRM) applied
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
813/.087330806
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS648.G48
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kaye, Marvin
  • Lumley, Brian
  • Card, Orson Scott
  • Kaye, Marvin
  • Lee, Tanith
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ghost stories, American
  • FICTION
  • Ghost stories, American
Label
The ghost quartet, edited by Marvin Kaye, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The place of waiting / by Brian Lumley -- Hamlet's father / by Orson Scott Card -- The haunted single malt / by Marvin Kaye -- Strindberg's ghost sonata / by Tanith Lee -- Authors' afterwords
Control code
ocn861508409
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781429953351
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
EB00108681
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
A8C5FAC8-7845-46C9-8E12-A551171A4FD9
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o861508409
  • (OCoLC)861508409
Label
The ghost quartet, edited by Marvin Kaye, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The place of waiting / by Brian Lumley -- Hamlet's father / by Orson Scott Card -- The haunted single malt / by Marvin Kaye -- Strindberg's ghost sonata / by Tanith Lee -- Authors' afterwords
Control code
ocn861508409
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781429953351
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
EB00108681
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
A8C5FAC8-7845-46C9-8E12-A551171A4FD9
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o861508409
  • (OCoLC)861508409

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