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FEARFUL ROCK AND OTHER PRECARIOUS LOCALES Manly Wade Wellman HARDCOVER

Portland/SF, Night Shade Books, 2001. FEARFUL ROCK & OTHER PRECARIOUS LOCALES: The Selected Stories of Manly Wade Wellman volume 3. This volume is made up of eight novella length stories. It reprints Wellman’s “Judge Pursivant” and “Sergeant Jaeger” stories, as well as a lost classic that has not been reprinted since its original publication in Strange Stories, in 1939. In addition, it features a introduction by Wellman’s long time friend, Stephen Jones, who provides a heartwarming bit of historical perspective on Wellman, and the influential shadow that his work as cast over the genre. Contents: Introduction by Stephen Jones, Fearful Rock, Coven Toad’s Foot, For the Love of a Witch, The Hairy Ones Shall Dance, The Black Drama, The Dreadful Rabbits, The Half-Haunted. Some Notes on the Texts by John Pelan. Fine without dj as issued.


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