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THE EARLY FEARS Robert Bloch 1st HC fine OOP

THE EARLY FEARS by Robert Bloch. Minneapolis, MN.: Fedogan & Bremer, 1994. 1st trade hardcover edition. Limited to 2300 copies. "The Early Fears is a fine retrospective of one of horror's greatest practitioners. It is to be read for genuine enjoyment, not just as a literary history text." -- Edward Bryant, Locus. Although his name will be forever linked with his novel Psycho, Robert Bloch wrote over two dozen novels and hundreds of short stories, plus scripts for radio, television and the cinema. The Early Fears brings together for the first time all of the stories from his first two collections, both long out?of?print, plus three previously uncollected stories. Cover art and interior illustration by Jon Arfstrom. Winner of the HWA's Bram Stoker Award for Best Collection. Contents: The View from 1993--Robert Bloch The Cloak Beetles The Fiddler's Fee The Mannikin The Strange Flight of Richard Clayton Yours Truly, Jack the Ripper The Seal of the Satyr The Dark Demon The Faceless God House of the Hatchet The Opener of the Way Return to the Sabbath The Mandarin's Canaries Waxworks The Feast in the Abbey Slave of the Flames The Shambler from the Stars Mother of Serpents The Secret of Sebek The Eyes of the Mummy One Way to Mars Sweets to the Sweet The Dream?Makers The Sorcerer's Apprentice I Kiss Your Shadow-- Mr. Steinway The Proper Spirit Catnip The Cheaters Hungarian Rhapsody The Light House The Hungry House Sleeping Beauty Sweet Sixteen That Hell Bound Train Enoch The Bedposts of Life The Grab Bag (with Henry Kuttner) The Creative Urge. Fine in fine dj. OUT OF PRINT.