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  • ISBN: 9781434443076 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource.
  • Edition: 29 Classic Stories.
  • Publisher: Rockville : Wildside Press, 2013.

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Occult detectives-sometimes called psychic investigators-have been in vogue since the middle of the 19th century. This collection goes back to the roots of the occult detective story. The earliest story in this collection-Fitz-James O'Brien's The Pot of Tulips-originally appeared in 1855. Rare stories by Mary Fortune and Bayard Taylor, famous tales from the end of the 19th century by E. and H. Heron, plus 20th Century stories by Robert E. Howard, Edmond Hamilton, Manly Wade Wellman, Seabury Quinn, and many more round out the book...29 classic tales in all!Included are:THE POT OF TULIPS, by Fitz-James O'BrienWHAT WAS IT? by Fitz-James O'BrienTHE HAUNTED SHANTY, by Bayard TaylorDr. Martin Hesselius in "GREEN TEA," by Joseph Sheridan Le FanuMR JUSTICE HARBOTTLE, by J. Sheridan Le FanuTHE UNINHABITED HOUSE, by Mrs. J. H. RiddellTHE PHANTOM HEARSE, by Mary FortuneAYLMER VANCE AND THE VAMPIRE, by Alice and Claude Askew...
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Subject: Fiction.
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