Bar the Doors!, Terror Stories

By: Hitchcock, Alfred (editor)

Price: $10.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


A paperback original collecting 14 stories by an impressive line-up: "Pollock and the Porroh Man," by H.G. Wells, "The Storm," by McKnight Malmar, "Moonlight Sonata," by Alexander Woollcott, "The Half-Pint Flask," by DuBose Heyward, "The Kill," by Peter Fleming, "The Upper Berth," by F. Marion Crawford, "Midnight Express," by Alfred Noyes, "The Damned Thing," by Ambrose Bierce, "Couching at the Door," by D.K. Broster, "The Metronome," by August Derleth, "The Pipe-Smoker," by Martin Armstrong, "The Corpse at the Table," by Samuel Hopkins Adams, "The Woman at Seven Brothers," by Wilbur Daniel Steele, and "The Book," by Margaret Irwin. Hitchcock provides an introduction, "Speaking of Terror." 192 pages, map-back. Slight spine slant, minor laminate lifting around edges, impressions, insect hole to top edge (reaches a depth of 1/4", but does not affect text), dusty edges, tanning. Internally tight. A fairly nice copy.

Title: Bar the Doors!, Terror Stories

Author Name: Hitchcock, Alfred (editor)

Illustrator: Gerald Cregg (cover illustration)

Categories: Mystery--Suspense--Thriller (paperback), Vintage Paperbacks (pre-1970), Horror,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, Dell 143: 1946

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: Sextodecimo -- from 5.75" to 6.75"

Seller ID: 018534

Keywords: NOISBN, H.G. Wells, McKnight Malmar, Alexander Woollcott, DuBose Heyward, Peter Fleming, F. Marion Crawford, Alfred Noyes, Ambrose Bierce, D.K. Broster, August Derleth, Martin Armstrong, Samuel Hopkins Adams, Wilbur Daniel Steele, Margaret Irwin, map-back