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Devils & demons

a treasury of fiendish tales old & new

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English.

About the Book

Contents:

• Introduction (Devils & Demons) • (1987) • essay by Marvin Kaye
3 • The Queen of Sheba's Nightmare: Put Not Thy Trust in Princes • (1954) • shortfiction by Bertrand Russell
9 • The Brazen Locked Room • (1956) • shortstory by Isaac Asimov (variant of Gimmicks Three)
15 • Sir Dominick's Bargain • (1872) • shortstory by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
29 • Tapestry • (1987) • shortfiction by C. H. Sherman
36 • Seven Come Heaven? • (1987) • shortfiction by Diane Wnorowska
47 • The Temptation of Harringay • (1895) • shortstory by H. G. Wells
53 • The Tenancy of Mr. Eex • (1987) • shortfiction by Paula Volsky
81 • The Demon Lover • (1987) • poem by Anonymous
83 • The Imitation Demon • (1954) • shortstory by Robert Kuttner
92 • Just a Little Thing • (1987) • shortfiction by Joan Vander Putten
98 • The Devil's Wager • (1832) • shortstory by William Makepeace Thackeray
108 • Rachaela • (1953) • novelette by Poul Anderson
128 • Hell-Bent • (1951) • shortstory by Ford McCormack
147 • Damned Funny • (1975) • shortstory by Marvin Kaye [as by Eugene D. Goodwin ]
158 • Me, Tree • (1987) • shortstory by Morgan Llywelyn
165 • Enoch • (1946) • shortstory by Robert Bloch
179 • Catmagic • (1987) • shortstory by M. Lucie Chin
195 • The Hound • (1924) • shortstory by H. P. Lovecraft
203 • The Princess and Her Future • (1983) • shortstory by Tanith Lee
212 • The Novel of the White Powder • (1895) • shortstory by Arthur Machen (variant of Novel of the White Powder)
228 • The Celery Stalk in the Cellar • (1975) • poem by Saralee Kaye [as by Saralee Terry ]
229 • The Vampire Cat of Nabeshima • (1965) • shortfiction by Bernhardt J. Hurwood
235 • Caliban's Revenge • (1978) • shortstory by Darrell Schweitzer
247 • The Trilling Princess • (1987) • shortstory by Jessica Amanda Salmonson
253 • The Graveyard Rats • (1936) • shortstory by Henry Kuttner
260 • Daddy • (1984) • shortstory by Earl Godwin
273 • The Well-Meaning Mayor • [Simon Templar] • (1936) • shortfiction by Leslie Charteris (variant of Don't Shoot the Mayor)
291 • A Madman • (1987) • shortfiction by Maurice Level (variant of A Maniac 1920) [as by Maurice Level and Marvin Kaye ]
294 • The Devilish Rat • (1878) • shortstory by Edward Page Mitchell
303 • Rokuro-Kubi • (1904) • shortstory by Lafcadio Hearn
312 • The Burial of the Rats • (1914) • novelette by Bram Stoker
335 • High-Tech Insolence • (1986) • shortfiction by Russell Baker
338 • Ulalume • (1847) • poem by Edgar Allan Poe (variant of To —— —— ——: Ulalume: A Ballad)
342 • Boogie Man • (1987) • shortfiction by Tappan King
352 • The Maze and the Monster • (1963) • shortstory by Edward D. Hoch
358 • Father Meuron's Tale • (1907) • shortstory by R. H. Benson [as by Robert Hugh Benson ]
367 • The Philosophy of Sebastian Trump, or The Art of Outrage • (1975) • shortstory by Robert Shiarella and William Kotzwinkle (variant of The Philosophy of Sebastian Trump, or, The Art of Outrage) [as by William E. Kotzwinkle and Robert Shiarella ]
378 • Don Juan's Final Night • (1987) • shortfiction by Edmond Rostand and Marvin Kaye
423 • A Friend in Need • (1925) • shortfiction by W. Somerset Maugham (variant of The Man Who Wouldn't Hurt a Fly)
431 • Armageddon • (1941) • shortstory by Fredric Brown
437 • Secret Worship • [John Silence] • (1908) • novelette by Algernon Blackwood
469 • Devil in the Drain • (1984) • shortfiction by Daniel M. Pinkwater
472 • I Am Returning • (1961) • shortstory by Ray Russell
477 • The Shadow Watchers • (1975) • shortstory by Dick Baldwin
489 • The Demons • (1953) • shortstory by Robert Sheckley
499 • A Ballad of Hell • (1895) • poem by John Davidson (1857 - 1909)
503 • The Generous Gambler • (1864) • poem by Charles P. Baudelaire [as by Charles Pierre Baudelaire ]
506 • A Midnight Visitor • (1892) • shortstory by John Kendrick Bangs
518 • Markheim • (1885) • shortstory by Robert Louis Stevenson
534 • Lost Soul • (1987) • shortfiction by Jay Sheckley
545 • The Last Demon • (1964) • shortfiction by Isaac Bashevis Singer [as by Isaac Bashevis Singer and Martha Glicklich and Cecil Hemley ]
554 • Influencing the Hell Out of Time and Teresa Golowitz • (1982) • novelette by Parke Godwin
573 • Appendix I: Miscellaneous Notes • (1987) • essay by Marvin Kaye
579 • Appendix II: Who in Hell Are All These Devils? (An Infernal "Lowerarchy") • (1987) • essay by Marvin Kaye
582 • Appendix III: Selected Bibliography and Filmography • (1987) • essay by Marvin Kaye

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. [582]-587.

Other Titles
Devils and demons.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
809.3/872
Library of Congress
PN6071.H727 D4 1987

The Physical Object

Pagination
xv, 587 p. ;
Number of pages
587

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL2378334M
Internet Archive
devilsdemonstrea00kaye
ISBN 10
0385185634
LC Control Number
87006772
OCLC/WorldCat
15427551
Library Thing
182864
Goodreads
1395236
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