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Crime & Mystery Short Stories

Following the great success of 2015's Gothic Fantasy, deluxe edition short story compilations, Ghosts, Horror and Science Fiction, this latest in the series is packed with detectives, mystery and murder, from classic authors and exciting budding contemporary writers.
ISBN: 9781783619887 - Series: Gothic Fantasy
280,000 words - 25 illustrations - 480 pages - Hardback - Deluxe edition, printed on silver, matt laminated, gold and silver foil stamped, embossed.
Was £20.00 - Now £18.00

Crime & Mystery Short Stories

Best on Kindle Fire. Following the great success of 2015's Gothic Fantasy, deluxe edition short story compilations, Ghosts, Horror and Science Fiction, this latest in the series is packed with detectives, mystery and murder, from classic authors and exciting budding contemporary writers.
ISBN: 9781786645111 - Series: Gothic Fantasy
25 illustrations - 480 pages - Electronic book text
£12.00
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At The Mountains of Madness

As a new expedition to Antarctica is planned a dark tale emerges of a previous, life-threatening adventure. Revealing hidden secrets, lost civilisations and alien origins, master storyteller H.P. Lovecraft indulges his talent for the macabre and horrific.
ISBN: 9780857756930 - Series: Fantastic Fiction
3 illustrations - 192 pages - Paperback / softback
£6.99

Bleak House

A beautifully crafted tale of mystery and suspense. The grimy fog rolls over London as three young adults step into their new lives. They encounter a gamut of remarkable characters, from the irritating leech Mr Skimpole to the gallant soldier Mr George, but at the heart of the tale lies a labyrinthine court case that embroils all in bitter grasp.
ISBN: 9780857754370 - Series: Fantastic Fiction
3 illustrations - 640 pages - Paperback / softback
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Celtic Myths

Populated by gods, High Kings, willful Queens, noble warriors, fairies, goblins and wizards the Celtic myths are unsurpassed in their variety and power. This new book is a dazzling collection of the most gripping Celtic tales, vividly retold, gathering together the legends and sagas of this ancient culture.
ISBN: 9780857758224 - Series: The World's Greatest Myths and Legends
90,000 words - 10 illustrations - 256 pages - Paperback / softback
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Chinese Myths

River Gods, snake spirits, mountain and Immortals, Chinese mythology is alive with ancient passions. China’s unique set of tales are derived from its vast expanse, diverse culture and the endless internal wars. This brilliant new book introduces the key themes of Chinese legend before plunging into the fascinating stories themselves.
ISBN: 9781783614035 - Series: The World's Greatest Myths and Legends
90,000 words - 10 illustrations - 256 pages - Paperback / softback
£6.99

Dracula

A gripping gothic tale from the majestic Bram Stoker, which led to the birth of a legend and stoked the fertile imagination of film-makers, artists and novelists. When Jonathan Harker visits the remote Transylvanian castle of Count Dracula, little does he know that he will become a captive of the undead!
ISBN: 9780857754653 - Series: Gothic Fiction
3 illustrations - 384 pages - Paperback / softback - B-format
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Frankenstein

A powerful masterpiece from the gothic pen of Mary Shelley. Victor Frankenstein is a man of science obsessed with the idea of creating life. However on achieving his patchwork miracle of human flesh, Frankenstein finds himself horrified by his repulsive creation. With a new biography and a detailed new Glossary.
ISBN: 9780857754646 - Series: Gothic Fiction
3 illustrations - 224 pages - Paperback / softback
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Greek & Roman Myths

The dark forces of the ancient world were held at bay by the resourceful and emerging civilisations of Greece and Rome that formed the basis of Western culture, providing a tradition of fabulous tales that are retold in this new book.
ISBN: 9780857758194 - Series: The World's Greatest Myths and Legends
90,000 words - 10 illustrations - 256 pages - Paperback / softback
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Heroic Fantasy Short Stories

Somewhere between epic history, sword and sorcery and Tolkien-esque fantasy exists a thick vein of storytelling that would make Robert E Howard and H.G. Wells proud. We present a compilation of savage swordplay, and high magic, of daring deeds and gaudy battles, in a blazing mix of classic and brand new writing from terrific modern authors.
ISBN: 9781786644626 - Series: Gothic Fantasy
280,000 words - 25 illustrations - 480 pages - Hardback - Deluxe edition, printed on silver, matt laminated, gold and silver foil stamped, embossed.
£20.00

Indian Myths

India, one of the great, ancient civilizations spawned a fascinating canon of myths and legends. With multiple gods, and a riot of colour and character this fantastic new book, explores the themes and landscapes that created the tales, and retells the stories of Krishna, Buddha and Shiva, and some of the many different versions of creation.
ISBN: 9781783614042 - Series: The World's Greatest Myths and Legends
90,000 words - 10 illustrations - 256 pages - Paperback / softback
£6.99

Journey to the Centre of the Earth

An incredible adventure from the master of science fiction. On translating an ancient manuscript the Professor and his nephew make their way to the very centre of the earth. Encountering fearsome beasts of various forms, and with their way out blocked, the men face a terrifying race to make their way back to civilization.
ISBN: 9780857756916 - Series: Fantastic Fiction
3 illustrations - 256 pages - Paperback / softback
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Lost Worlds Short Stories

Following the great success of our Gothic Fantasy, deluxe edition short story compilations, including Chilling Ghosts, Murder Mayhem and Crime & Mystery this latest title is packed with dark valleys, high mountain passes, dinosaurs and dark creations. Contains a fabulous mix of classic authors, and brand new writing from the fresh talent of today.
ISBN: 9781786641816 - Series: Gothic Fantasy
280,000 words - 25 illustrations - 480 pages - Hardback - Deluxe edition, printed on silver, matt laminated, gold and silver foil stamped, embossed.
£20.00

Murder Mayhem Short Stories

Following the great success of 2015's Gothic Fantasy, deluxe edition short story compilations, Ghosts, Horror and Science Fiction, this latest in the series is packed with hard-boiled detectives, monsters, psychopaths and a high body count, from classic authors and budding contemporary writers.
ISBN: 9781783619870 - Series: Gothic Fantasy
280,000 words - 25 illustrations - 480 pages - Hardback - Deluxe edition, printed on silver, matt laminated, gold and silver foil stamped, embossed.
Was £20.00 - Now £18.00

Murder Mayhem Short Stories

Best on Kindle Fire. Following the great success of 2015's Gothic Fantasy, deluxe edition short story compilations, this latest in the series is packed with hard-boiled detectives, monsters, psychopaths and a high body count, from classic authors and budding contemporary writers.
ISBN: 9781786645128 - Series: Gothic Fantasy
25 illustrations - 480 pages - Electronic book text
£12.00
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Native American Myths

The Algonquins, Iroquois and The Last of the Mohicans – the tribes of North America and their folk tales are deeply fascinating because they are unique amongst the mythologies of the world. The retold tales collected for this new book celebrate the diverse tribal vision of a rich and powerful tradition that still resonates today.
ISBN: 9780857758217 - Series: The World's Greatest Myths and Legends
90,000 words - 10 illustrations - 256 pages - Paperback / softback
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Norse Myths

The Viking gods fought a constant battle with nature. Odin, Thor and Loki are just some of the familiar characters that maintain an influence over us today through movies, TV series and comics to great fiction and epic poetry. This fabulous new book offers all the main tales with an introduction to the characters and the land that inspired them.
ISBN: 9780857758200 - Series: The World's Greatest Myths and Legends
90,000 words - 10 illustrations - 256 pages - Paperback / softback
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Northanger Abbey

An excitable young woman is enraptured by the imaginary romantic worlds of mystery in the gothic novels she consumes voraciously in her country cottage home. She is invited to Northanger Abbey where she endures a series of romantic and mysterious adventures which almost bring her family to shame. With a new biography and a detailed new glossary.
ISBN: 9780857754264 - Series: Fantastic Fiction
3 illustrations - 224 pages - Paperback / softback
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Sherlock Holmes Short Stories

Inspiring a long line of detective stories and Whodunnits, Conan Doyle’s enigmatic anti-hero Sherlock Holmes is a constant feature on TV and movie screens, with new audio and radio shows joining the frenzy. The Holmes tales have earned their place amongst the most influential of popular fantasy, crime and gothic stories.
ISBN: 9781786645449 - Series: Gothic Fantasy
280,000 words - 25 illustrations - 480 pages - Hardback - Deluxe edition, printed on silver, matt laminated, gold and silver foil stamped, embossed.
£20.00

Supernatural Horror Short Stories

Another dark tome of terror to follow in the footsteps of our wildly successful Gothic Fantasy, deluxe edition short story compilations, Ghosts, Horror, Science Fiction, Murder Mayhem and Crime & Mystery. Contains a fabulous mix of classic and brand new writing, with budding new authors from around the world.
ISBN: 9781786641823 - Series: Gothic Fantasy
280,000 words - 25 illustrations - 480 pages - Hardback - Deluxe edition, printed on silver, matt laminated, gold and silver foil stamped, embossed.
£20.00

The House of the Seven Gables

A mysterious tale of crime, witchcraft and the supernatural. The House of the Seven Gables is a gloomy New England Mansion, reeking of past sins and malevolent threats. The Pyncheon family that lives there has inherited the curse of centuries-old accusations of witchcraft, and is haunted by the ghosts of the sinful dead.
ISBN: 9780857754622 - Series: Fantastic Fiction
3 illustrations - 256 pages - Paperback / softback
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The House on the Borderland

Cited by H.P. Lovecraft as ‘perhaps the greatest of all Mr. Hodgson's works’, this tale of a deserted house in Ireland hints at a terrifying evil. At each turn of the page, horrors begin to unfold, monsters are revealed and new dimensions exposed.
ISBN: 9781783612369 - Series: Fantastic Fiction
3 illustrations - 192 pages - Paperback / softback
£6.99

The Invisible Man

A fantastic masterpiece of mystery and science fiction. The mysterious recluse Mr Griffin wanders into town, keeping his whole body hidden and shutting himself away with his scientific equipment. So begins another incredible tour de force by the master of science fiction H.G. Wells.
ISBN: 9780857754219 - Series: Gothic Fiction
3 illustrations - 160 pages - Paperback / softback
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The Lair of the White Worm

A masterpiece of horror from the creator of Dracula. Bram Stoker stamps his powerful influence on this grisly horror of sinister proportions. When Adam Salton moves to his uncle’s estate in England hefinds himself embroiled in a terrifying mystery. In a fight to stay alive, Adam must seek out help to discover the horrifying truth.
ISBN: 9780857756770 - Series: Gothic Fiction
3 illustrations - 192 pages - Paperback / softback
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The Last Man

A brilliant, early dystopian tale, 'The Last Man' is a powerful, post-apocalyptic tale and precurser to the later science fiction of H.G. Wells, George Orwell, Phillip K. Dick and Harlan Ellison amongst others. Overshadowed by the titanic success of Frankenstein, Mary Shelley’s neglected masterpiece tells of a future laid waste by plague.
ISBN: 9780857756824 - Series: Fantastic Fiction
3 illustrations - 384 pages - Paperback / softback
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The Master of the World

Another thrilling tale from the master of science fiction. Mysterious events are occurring throughout America but they all have one thing in common: they seem to involve impossibly fast vehicles.When detective John Strock goes to investigate, he faces a fierce battle for both his life and the fate of the world.
ISBN: 9780857756909 - Series: Fantastic Fiction
3 illustrations - 160 pages - Paperback / softback
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The Monk

A gothic masterpiece of madness, lust and terror. Matthew Lewis introduces us to the sinful world of Ambrosio, a monk in an ominous Madrid monastery. As horror escalates, it seems the devil has a hand at every turn, steering Ambrosio down a pit of desolation where hopes of redemption diminish with every breath.
ISBN: 9780857756800 - Series: Fantastic Fiction
3 illustrations - 352 pages - Paperback / softback
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The Moonstone

A thrilling tale from the original master of detective fiction Wilkie Collins. Transported from the temples of India to Victorian England, this is a tale that twists between death, drugs, mystery and, most of all, misdirection. Collins spins a tale of intrigue with many a wrong-turn as the moonstone leaves a path of destruction in its wake.
ISBN: 9780857754585 - Series: Fantastic Fiction
3 illustrations - 416 pages - Paperback / softback
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The Mysteries of Udolpho

Fresh with grief for her recently-deceased father and forced to live with an aunt who doesn’t want her, Emily is plunged into a nightmarish world in this terrifying gothic classic by Ann Radcliffe. Steeped in atmosphere and full of dark sweeping landscapes, Radcliffe offers a disturbing tale couched in beautiful language.
ISBN: 9780857756794 - Series: Fantastic Fiction
3 illustrations - 640 pages - Paperback / softback
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The Picture of Dorian Gray

The handsome but susceptible Dorian Gray is pulled into the hedonism of London’s high society, where he falls under the pernicious influence of Lord Henry Wotton. Oscar Wilde’s nightmarish tale gorges on sin, corruption and vanity, with a series of dark twists and a desperate Faustian deal. With a new biography and a detailed new glossary.
ISBN: 9780857754660 - Series: Gothic Fiction
3 illustrations - 224 pages - Paperback / softback
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The Return

Arthur Lawford is meandering through a graveyard in a melancholy mood, brooding on his current illness, until he falls asleep against the tomb of suicide victim Nicholas Sabathier. A psychologically thrilling tale of the occult from Walter de la Mare’s masterful imagination. With a new biography and a detailed new glossary.
ISBN: 9780857756695 - Series: Gothic Fiction
3 illustrations - 224 pages - Paperback / softback
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The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

In Robert Louis Stevenson’s suspense-filled masterpiece of horror, a repulsive, shameless creature stalks the streets and he’s getting harder to control. The charming Dr Jekyll couldn’t be more different to the violent and depraved Mr Hyde – until, that is, he takes a potion of his own concoction which allows him to embrace his darker side.
ISBN: 9781783612413 - Series: Fantastic Fiction
3 illustrations - 224 pages - Paperback / softback
£6.99

The Three Impostors

The bizarre and mysterious short stories contained within all stand alone as thrilling horror fiction, however connected together here through their theme of imposture, Machen skilfully intertwines the tales with mounting suspense.
ISBN: 9781783612383 - Series: Fantastic Fiction
3 illustrations - 192 pages - Paperback / softback
£6.99

The Time Machine

An English inventor has created an incredible machine which has the ability to hurtle through time. With no idea what to expect, the time traveller sets out on an epic adventure into the unknown. A classic in the Gothic Fiction series, with a new biography and Glossary of Victorian and Literary terms.
ISBN: 9780857756817 - Series: Fantastic Fiction
3 illustrations - 128 pages - Paperback / softback
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The Undying Monster

With a vengeful werewolf and a dark family secret this is an early horror original crawling with supernatural suspense. An unknown monster lurking in the misty pine forests has plagued the Hammands for as long as they can remember, and when Oliver is savagely attacked, his sister acts in desperation to save him from madness or death.
ISBN: 9780857756787 - Series: Gothic Fiction
3 illustrations - 224 pages - Paperback / softback
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The War of the Worlds

Cylinders land on earth and the invaders, from Mars, vaporize the people of Earth. Houses and cities are soon destroyed in a spiral of violence, creating civil panic and mass evacuations before a foul black smoke is released by the aggressive alien force. H.G. Wells' classic tale of invasion is a great adventure story by a master storyteller.
ISBN: 9780857754202 - Series: Gothic Fiction
3 illustrations - 192 pages - Paperback / softback
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Time Travel Short Stories

From H.G.Wells, Jules Verne and Edward Page Mitchell stories of travelling back and forth in time have brought us ancient and future civilisations, terrifying visions and cautionary tales. Our successful Gothic and Fantasy deluxe edition short story series brings you a constellation of classic and new writing with authors from around the world.
ISBN: 9781786644633 - Series: Gothic Fantasy
280,000 words - 25 illustrations - 480 pages - Hardback - Deluxe edition, printed on silver, matt laminated, gold and silver foil stamped, embossed.
£20.00

Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea

The classic tale of thrilling science fiction adventure. Verne’s incredible underwater adventure is one of the earliest and most influential science fiction novels. The story is driven by Captain Nemo and his whale-shaped undersea ship, theNautilus, which begins as an instrument of terror but becomes, ultimately, a saviour of humanity.
ISBN: 9780857754196 - Series: Fantastic Fiction
3 illustrations - 288 pages - Paperback / softback
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Wieland

Wieland was one of the first American Gothic novels and is a fantastic piece of horror fiction. The terror begins when Clara Wieland’s family starts being plagued by mysterious voices and a mysterious stranger named Carwin appears in their lives.
ISBN: 9781783612406 - Series: Fantastic Fiction
3 illustrations - 256 pages - Paperback / softback
£6.99

Wuthering Heights

A powerful gothic tale of passion, romance and unrequited love where the doomed love of Catherine and Heathcliff is played out in a capricious landscape. With its bold emotions, strident language, agonising deaths and the psychological self-torture, the tortured lovers suffer a fate that consigns them to an eternity of pain.
ISBN: 9780857754295 - Series: Fantastic Fiction
3 illustrations - 288 pages - Paperback / softback
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