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Ghosts by gaslight : stories of steampunk and supernatural suspense

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  • Creator edited by Jack Dann and Nick Gevers
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication [First edition]. New York : Harper Voyager, [2011] ©2011
  • Physical Details
    • viii, 389 pages ; 23 cm
  • ISBNs 9780061999710, 0061999717
  • OCLC ocn704375203

Summary

  • A collection of steampunk and supernatural tales that breathes new life into the Victorian and Edwardian ghost story for a new generation of readers.

Contents

  • The iron shroud / James Morrow -- Music, when soft voices die / Peter S. Beagle -- The shaddowwes box / Terry Dowling -- The curious case of the moondawn daffodils murder / Garth Nix -- Why I was hanged / Gene Wolfe -- The proving of Smollett Standforth / Margo Lanagan -- The jade woman of the luminous star / Sean Williams -- Smithers and the ghosts of the Thar / Robert Silverberg -- The unbearable proximity of Mr. Dunn's balloons / John Langan -- Face to face / John Harwood -- Bad thoughts and the mechanism / Richard Harland -- The grave reflection / Marly Youmans -- Christopher Raven / Theodora Goss -- Rose Street attractors / Lucius Shepard -- Blackwood's baby / Laird Barron -- Mysteries of the Old Quarter / Paul Park -- The summer palace / Jeffrey Ford
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