PDF KINDLE [The Pan Book of Horror Stories]

Er in American Psycho so clearly it must be a good oneJack Finney Contents of the Dead Man s Pocket Companion piece to Jack London s To Build a Fire one of the all time great short stories This guy lives way up on the 16th floor in a NYC apartment and is writing a crucial work related document a window is opened wind blows document out apartment and is writing a crucial work related document a window is opened wind blows document out the window where it comes to rest on the small related document a window is opened wind blows document out the window where it comes to rest on the small which runs under the windows but about 15 feet away He steps outside to retrieve it and the nightmare begins Great contrast between inside normal and outside hell Apparently Stephen King ripped off this idea for one of his storiesNigel Kneale Oh Mirror Mirror Creepometer reading 77Lunatic aunt eeps pretty blonde girl relative prisoner and convinces her she s ugly Great study of insanityAnthony Vercoe Flies A starving tramp breaks into a vacant Elizabethan house in Holborn and is transported back in time to the height of the Great Plague He finds a rotting corpse and big blowflies attack him Oh well you had to be thereAngus Wilson Raspberry Jam Two batty old lesbian alcoholics have an inappropriate friendship with a boy This is a Good OneI Guess These Horror oneI guess these horror are like a time capsule of the fears and obsessions of the age If so people in 1958 were scared of hulking retired surgeons with a Nazi past and a big libraryAnd now on to volume two. Ror like The Fly or His Beautiful Hands; and of utter chilling terror like The Horror in the MuseumThe perfect bedside book for those with nerves of ste. I think I had about twenty of the thirty volumes that make Up Series I this series I recall being bowled over by up this I clearly recall being bowled over by tale involving a man whose skull had been invaded by spiders I don t now which anthology that story is in Not this one It doesn t matter because what is in here is fantastic Of the twenty two tales only one hit a bum note it being THE HOUSE OF HORROR by Seabury uinn It s one of his Jules de Grandin yarns many of which I ve read elsewhere and just felt a little out of place in this otherwise sterling collection Highlights were THE COPPER BOWL by George Fielding Eliot gruesome FLIES by Anthony Vercoe and the brilliant THE PORTOBELLO ROAD by Muriel Spark It s four decades or so since I last read this anthology I didn t remember any of the stories they all felt fresh and new to me and I had a blast I can t wait to start on volume two One of my early exposures to horror fiction and it hooked me This is the first place I found Contents of the Dead Man s pocket by Jack Finney and I thought it was just the perfect horror storie There s a lot of good stuff here though including Flies and others The First Pan Book of Horror Stories has a lot to answer for It was the first horror anthology I ever read some fourteen years ago now I guess I was hooked from the start and I w From 1958 to 1988 The Pan Book of Horror Stories was the Specially selected for Pan here are 22 terrifying tales of horror by such famous authors as Peter Fleming CS Forester Bram Stoker Angus Wilson Noel Lang.

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The Pan Book of Horror StoriesNnual British gorefest It started out here the very first of the 30 with a most unscary black cat on the cover and with some ind of literary aspirations Within a few years it fell nay it swandived into the filthiest of sewers it became caked with disgust and it revelled in relentless crueltyYay There seem to be hardly any reviews of this nasty stuff so here I boldly go The favourites from this first rather feeble volume are AL Barker Submerged Young lad had secret solo river swim sessions Woman bursts on to the riverbank during one such pursued by a man She falls in the river and is drowned The man is later arrested for murder Beautifully writtenOscar Cook His Beautiful Hands A manicurist extracts deliberately protracted revenge on a man who wronged her mother Incest rotting fingers and a deformed baby also loom large Never let it be said that Oscar Cook whoever he was did things by halvesGeorge Fielding Eliot The Copper Bowl Exuisite boy s own tale of torture the hero tied up his sweetheart tied down the evil "Chinese intend to extract the vital information from him never never I "intend to extract the vital information from him never never I I laugh in the fact of death oh but what s this A rat placed on his sweetheart s naked stomach and uickly covered by the copper bowl and a hot coal placed on the upturned bowl what will the rat driven mad by heat then do Nooo anyway the idea turned up lat. Ley Jack Finney and LP HartleyStories of the uncanny jostle with tales of the up lat. Ley Jack Finney and LP HartleyStories of the uncanny jostle with tales of the Stories of subtle beastliness like Raspberry Jam; of sickening hor. ,
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    PDF KINDLE [The Pan Book of Horror Stories] I liked a couple of these stories but overall most of them were very dated and very boringI read a short story in between reading books so I've been reading these off and on for monthsSadly I disliked than I likedTwo stars only because of the few stories that were actually ok All reviews can be found at

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    PDF KINDLE [The Pan Book of Horror Stories] These are the books which fed my burgeoning appetite for horror in my late teens and early twenties Almost all the stories in this collection frightened me when I read them first I daresay they would have lesser impact now that my palate has been jadedThe Copper Bowl Contents of the Dead Man's Pocket WS and Oh Mirror Mirror are some of the stories which I still remember

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    PDF KINDLE [The Pan Book of Horror Stories] The First Pan Book of Horror Stories has a lot to answer for It was the first horror anthology I ever read some fourteen years ago now I guess I was hooked from the start and I went back and re read it straight

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    PDF KINDLE [The Pan Book of Horror Stories] Growing up I never remember my mother reading anything but one of this endless than 30 vol series So I read them

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    Free download ò PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ↠ Herbert van Thal PDF KINDLE [The Pan Book of Horror Stories] Worth it for Nigel Kneale alone

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    Free download ò PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ↠ Herbert van Thal PDF KINDLE [The Pan Book of Horror Stories] One of my early exposures to horror fiction and it hooked me This is the first place I found Contents of the Dead Man's pocket by Jack Finney and I thought it was just the perfect horror storie There's a lot of good stuff here though includin

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    PDF KINDLE [The Pan Book of Horror Stories] Free download ò PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ↠ Herbert van Thal Herbert van Thal ↠ 6 characters Classic horror stories that seem a bit outdated now Favorites were 'WS' by LP Hartley 'Behind the Yellow Door' by Flavia Richardson 'The Suaw' by Bram Stoker 'Flies' by Anthony Vercoe and 'The Kill' by Peter Fleming

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    Free download ò PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ↠ Herbert van Thal PDF KINDLE [The Pan Book of Horror Stories] Although I only read a few volumes at that time the Pan Books of Horror Stories made a big impact on me in my adolescence For a short time I loved these gruesome tales with their shocking twist endings Around the same time I ate up most of the

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    PDF KINDLE [The Pan Book of Horror Stories] I think I had about twenty of the thirty volumes that make up this series I clearly recall being bowled over by a tale involving a man whose skull had been invaded by spiders I don’t know which anthology that story is in Not this one It doesn’t matter because what is in here is fantastic Of the twenty two tales only one hit a bum note it being THE HOUSE OF HORROR by Seabury uinn It’s one of his Jules de

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