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Title Ghosts by gaslight : stories of steampunk and supernatural suspense / edited by Jack Dann and Nick Gevers.

Imprint New York : Harper Voyager, c2011.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PHS Fiction  HR F Ghosts    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description viii, 389 p. ; 23 cm.
Summary A collection of steampunk and supernatural tales that breathes new life into the Victorian and Edwardian ghost story for a new generation of readers.
Contents The iron shroud / James Morrow -- Music, when soft voices die / Peter S. Beagle -- The shaddowwes box / Terry Dowling -- The curious case of the moondawn daffodils murder / Garth Nix -- Why I was hanged / Gene Wolfe -- The proving of Smollett Standforth / Margo Lanagan -- The jade woman of the luminous star / Sean Williams -- Smithers and the ghosts of the Thar / Robert Silverberg -- The unbearable proximity of Mr. Dunn's balloons / John Langan -- Face to face / John Harwood -- Bad thoughts and the mechanism / Richard Harland -- The grave reflection / Marly Youmans -- Christopher Raven / Theodora Goss -- Rose Street attractors / Lucius Shepard -- Blackwood's baby / Laird Barron -- Mysteries of the Old Quarter / Paul Park -- The summer palace / Jeffrey Ford.
Subject Paranormal fiction.
Genre/Form Short stories.
Steampunk fiction.
Suspense fiction.
Science fiction.
Historical fiction.
Ghost stories.
Fantasy fiction.
Added Author Dann, Jack.
Gevers, Nick.
ISBN 9780061999710 (pbk.)
0061999717 (pbk.)

 
    
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