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Uncanny stories. Illus. by Jean de Bosschère. by May Sinclair

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

Book details:

LC ClassificationsPR6037 I73 U5
The Physical Object
Number of Pages362
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18492358M

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In her Uncanny Stories (), Sinclair combines the traditional ghost story with the discoveries of Freud and Einstein. The stories shock, enthral, delight and unsettle. Read more Read less An Amazon Book with Buzz: "The Second Home" by Christina Clancy/5(2). The late Richard Matheson was one of my favourite authors and so this review may be biased, however, he was a master of the short story and novel and this book is a fine showcase of his work. The recently filmed The Box is the lead story. If you enjoy good stories well told you will enjoy this book4/5(52). May Sinclair was an innovator of modern fiction, a late Victorian who was also a precursor to Virginia Woolf. In her Uncanny Stories (), Sinclair combines the traditional ghost story with the /5(3).   The Box: Uncanny Stories and millions of other books are available for instant access. view Kindle eBook | view Audible audiobook. Share. Buy New. $ $ + $ shipping Only 1 left in stock - order soon. 4/5(51).

  Uncanny! book. Read 38 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A collection of nine quirky, bizarre, and very funny short stories/5. 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars. The Complete Stories and Poems (Hardcover) by. Edgar Allan Poe. (shelved 2 times as uncanny) avg rating — .   A few days ago I found a copy of one of Matheson's short story collections, The Box (formerly published as Button, Button: Uncanny Stories), and snapped it up immediately. Not all of Matheson's storie Since Richard Matheson's death in , it's become increasingly difficult to find his short story collections for sale/5.   That’s uncanny. The uncanny is that class of the frightening which leads back to what is known of old and long familiar. – Sigmund Freud, The Uncanny. Mastering the uncanny therefore allows you to provoke discomfort in the reader, ranging from a mild worry to full-blown fear.

Uncanny. This book. I don't really have a lot to say about it. It wasn't good or bad, probably the most meh book I've ever read, having the makings of a great story, and wasting them. With all the elements of fantasy and the definitely very creative world of the norns /5. Button, Button: UNCANNY STORIES by Richard Matheson INTRODUCTION A question often asked of writers is "Where did you get the idea for that story?" It is a question we can usually answer easily. I can answer it with regard to "Button, Button" because the idea came from my wife although, at the time, she had no idea she was doing it. Neither did I.4/5(32). Uncanny is the fourth in a series of collections of short stories by Australian author Paul Jennings. It was first released in "The Dark Phoenix Saga" is an extended X-Men storyline in the fictional Marvel Comics Universe, focusing on Jean Grey and the Phoenix Force. It was written by Chris Claremont with art by John Byrne.. It is sometimes divided into two parts, with the "Phoenix Saga" (Uncanny X-Men #, –, with art by Dave Cockrum and Byrne) referring to Grey's seeming assumption of the Phoenix Genre: Superhero.