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First World fantasy awards / edited by Gahan Wilson.

Wilson, Gahan (Added Author). Schiff, Stuart David (Added Author). Leiber, Fritz, 1910-1992 (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 0385121997
  • ISBN: 9780385121996
  • Physical Description: v. <1-2> : ill ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1977-<1980>

Contents / Notes

General Note: Contains award stories from the annual World Fantasy Conventions.
Vol. 2 has title: The World fantasy awards, edited by S.D. Schiff and F. Leiber.
Contents: The bat is my brother ; Beetles / Robert Bloch -- The forgotten beasts of eld / Patricia A. McKillip -- Pages from a young girl's journal / Robert Aickman -- The events at Poroth Farm / T.E.D. Klein -- A father's tale / Sterling E. Lanier -- Sticks / Karl Edward Wagner -- Come into my parlor ; Fearful rock / Manly Wade Wellman -- The bait / Fritz Leiber -- The vampire in America / Manly Wade Wellman -- The shortest way / Dave Drake -- Chips and shavings / Lee Brown Coye -- The soft wall / Dennis Etchison -- Toward a greater appreciation of H.P. Lovecraft / Dirk W. Mosig -- The abandoned boudoir / Joseph Payne Brennan -- Cradle song for a baby werewolf / H. Warner Munn -- Guillotine / Walter Shedlofsky -- The farmhouse / David Riley.
Summary, etc.: Stories chosen by a panel of judges as the best works of fantasy published in the English language in 1973-1974, together with portions of the panel discussions, acceptance speeches and commentary by outstanding writers in the field.
Subject: Fantasy literature, American.
Fantasy literature, English
Horror stories.

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