Record Details

Catalog Search

Weird women : classic supernatural fiction by groundbreaking female writers: 1852-1923 / edited by Lisa Morton and Leslie S. Klinger.

Currently available copies

  • 2 out of 6 copies are currently available at PINES.

Current holds

0 current holds on 6 total copies.

Library System: Library Branch Name
Find the name of the library system and branch closest to you.
Shelving Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Status
Azalea Regional Library System:
      Hancock County Public Library
(Send Call No. in Text Message)
31056008784162 In process
Clayton County Library System:
      Headquarters Library
(Send Call No. in Text Message)
31012005705213 Available
Hart County Library System:
      Hart County Library
(Send Call No. in Text Message)
31026005399652 Checked out
Three Rivers Regional Library System:
      Camden County Library
New Adult Book FIC WEI
(Send Call No. in Text Message)
31006003891041 Checked out
Three Rivers Regional Library System:
      St. Marys Library
Stacks FIC WEI
(Send Call No. in Text Message)
31006003867264 In process
Three Rivers Regional Library System:
      Wayne County Library
(Send Call No. in Text Message)
31006003863933 Available

Item details

  • ISBN: 1643134167
  • ISBN: 9781643134161
  • Physical Description: xiii, 361 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Pegasus Books cloth edition.
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Pegasus Books, 2020.

Contents / Notes

Introduction / Lisa Morton and Leslie S. Klinger -- The old nurse's story / Elizabeth Gaskell -- The moonstone mass / Harriet Prescott Spofford - Lost in a pyramid, or the mummy's curse / Louisa May Alcott -- What was the matter? / Elizabeth Stuart Phelps -- An itinerant house / Emma Frances Dawson -- Nut Bush Farm / Mrs. J. H. (Charlotte) Riddell -- The gray man / Sarah Orne Jewett -- In a far-off world / Olive Schreiner -- The giant wisteria / Charlotte Perkins Gilman -- The lady with the carnations / Marie Corelli -- The were-wolf / Clemence Housman -- Transmigration / Dora Sigerson Shorter -- The wind in the rose-bush / Mary E. Wilkins Freeman -- The banshee's halloween / Herminie Templeton Kavanaugh -- In the closed room / Frances Hodgson Burnett -- The dream-baby / Olivia Howard Dunbar -- The third drug / E. Bland (Edith Nesbit) -- The pocket-hunter's story / Mary Austin -- Twilight / Marjorie Bowen -- The swine-gods / Regina Miriam Bloch -- Jordan's end / Ellen Glasgow -- Acknowledgments.
Summary, etc.:
"As railroads, industry, cities, and technology flourished in the mid-nineteenth century, so did stories exploring the horrors they unleashed. This anthology includes ghost stories and tales of haunted houses, as well as mad scientists, werewolves, ancient curses, mummies, psychological terrors, demonic dimensions, and even weird westerns." --provided by publisher.
Genre: Paranormal fiction.
Short stories.
Horror fiction.

Additional Resources