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  • Author: Stephen JONES (Editor)
  • Publisher: Jo Fletcher Books
  • Published: 2016
  • Description: Softback, New
  • Dust Jacket Condition: No dustjacket
  • Edition: First
  • ISBN-13: 97817822069997
  • Ref: 11621
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First UK edition B format (130 x 198 mm) paperback with a full 1 to 10 number sequence indicating a first printing.  New and unread.  Edited by Stephen Jones.  Illustrated by Clive Barker.

All new stories from some of the best talents in the field.

SYNOPSIS:  “In the Library of the Damned is hidden a certain bookcase, where the most decadent and blasphemous of tomes sit pressed together, lurking upon their dusty shelf. Among those Titles that Must Never Be Named is one particular volume, the most terrifying of them all; the very Lexicon of Fear itself.

But once long ago, a courageous student of the ancient study of Horrorology, brave enough to defy the punishments for such desecration, ripped some of the pages from that hideous binding and spirited them away into the world.

These are the words that comprise the language of horror itself, and the tales they tell are not for the faint-hearted. Be warned: there is no turning back. Soon, you too will know the true meaning of fear…

The authors are: Clive Barker; Pat Cadigan; Ramsey Campbell; Muriel Gray; Joanne Harris; Kim Newman; Reggie Oliver; Mark Samuels;  Robert Shearman; Angela Slatter; Michael Marshall Smith; Lisa Tuttle”