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DARK ENTRIES Robert Aickman 1st TARTARUS HC LIMITED

DARK ENTRIES by Robert Aickman, introduction by Glen Cavaliero. Leyburn, North Yorkshire, UK; Tartarus Press; 2011. 1st Tartarus Press edition. As Dr Glen Cavaliero states in his introduction to this new edition of Dark Entries, "It is Robert Aickman's peculiar achievement that he should invest the daylight world with all the terrors of the night". Dark Entries was the first solo collection of "strange stories" by British short story writer, critic, lecturer and novelist, Robert Aickman. First published in 1964 it contains the classic "Ringing the Changes" and perhaps Aickman's best femme fatale in "Choice of Weapons." The version of "The View" is slightly re-written from its first appearance in We are for the Dark. Contents: "Introduction by Glen Cavaliero, "The School Friend", "Ringing the Changes", "Choice of Weapons", "The Waiting Room", "The View" and "Bind Your Hair". Dark Entries is a sewn hardback of 197+ ix pages, printed lithographically, with silk ribbon marker, head and tailbands, and d/w. Cover artwork by Stephen J Clark of The Singing Garden. Publication March 2011. ISBN 978-1-905784-32-5. Limited to 350 copies. Fine in fine dj.


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