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9 edition of Horror of the 20th century found in the catalog.

Horror of the 20th century

an illustrated history

by Robert E. Weinberg

  • 106 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Collectors Press, Distributed to the U.S. book trade by Universe Publ. through St. Martin"s Press in Portland, Or, New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Horror tales -- History and criticism,
  • Horror films -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Other titlesHorror of the twentieth century
    Statementby Robert Weinberg.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN3435 .W45 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination256 p. :
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6787021M
    ISBN 101888054425
    LC Control Number00043105
    OCLC/WorldCa44174306

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The major horror authors of the century receive their due, but the works of Author: Jess Nevins. Author Info. Jess Nevins is an instruction and reference librarian at Lone Star College-Tomball.

His most recent books are Horror Needs No Passport: 20th Century Horror Literature Outside the U.S. and U.K. () and The Evolution of the Costumed Avenger: The 4,Year History of the Superhero ().

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