Six Ghost StoriesT. G. Jackson (Ash-Tree Press 1-899562-68-0, Jan 99, C$51.00, xix+145pp, hc, cover by Jason C. Eckhardt) Reprint (John Murray 1919) collection of six ghost stories. This edition is limited to 500 copies and adds an extensive introduction by Richard Dalby. A world-wide edition available in the US for $38.50 and in the UK for £23.50.
5 · The Lady of Rosemount · ss Six Ghost Stories, London: John Murray, 1919
25 · The Ring · ss Six Ghost Stories, London: John Murray, 1919
43 · A Romance of the Piccadilly Tube · ss Six Ghost Stories, London: John Murray, 1919
63 · The Eve of St. John · ss Six Ghost Stories, London: John Murray, 1919
101 · Pepina · ss Six Ghost Stories, London: John Murray, 1919
127 · The Red House · ss Six Ghost Stories, London: John Murray, 1919
The Fenstanton Witch and OthersM. R. James (Haunted Library 0-906153-31-X, Nov 99, £4.00, 53pp, ph, cover by Paul Lowe) Collection of seven ghost story drafts by M.R. James, four previously published in Ghosts & Scholars and the others previously unpublished, together with some other M.R. James ephemera.
Leningrad NightsGraham Joyce (PS Publishing 1-902880-02-1, Mar 99, £8.00, 47pp, tp, cover by Vasili Ivanovich Surikov) Horror novella, with an introduction by Peter Straub. Limited to 500 numbered copies. Also available in a hardcover edition (-03-X, £25.00), limited to 52 numbered copies.
The 1999 Rhysling Anthology ed. David C. Kopaska-Merkel (Science Fiction Poetry Association, Apr 99, no price, 74pp, ph, cover by Cathy Buburuz) Anthology of 25 poems. Subtitled The Best Science Fiction, Fantasy, & Horror Poetry of 1998, this serves as the ballot for the SFPAs Rhysling Awards. For information write M.B. Simon, SFPA President, 1412 NE 35th St, Ocala FL 34479.
5 · The Rhysling Awards · Misc. Material · in; adapted from Star*Line, 12/5-6, 1989.
Demons, Freaks, and Other AbnormalitiesMichael Laimo (Warsaw, IN: Delirium Books 1-929653-01-8, Oct 99, $25.00, 142pp, hc, cover by Keith Minnion) Collection of 12 stories, three new. Published in a signed, limited edition of 150 copies.
Veils Visit: A Taste of Hap and LeonardJoe R. Lansdale & Andrew Vachss (Subterranean Press 1892284405, May 99, 164pp, tp, cover by Tim Truman) [Hap Collins; Leonard Pine] Original collection of two stories about Hap & Leonard, some extracts from the novels, and other associational pieces. Limited to 1000 numbered copies, signed by Lansdale & Vachss. Also available in a limited edition of 150 numbered hardcover copies.
How the Other Half LivesJames Lovegrove (PS Publishing 1-902880-00-5, Mar 99, £8.00, 48pp, tp) SF/horror novella, with an introduction by Colin Greenland. Limited to 500 numbered copies. Also available in a hardcover edition (-01-3, £25.00), limited to 52 numbered copies.
Science Fiction, Fantasy, & Weird Fiction Magazine Index (1890-1998)Stephen T. Miller & William G. Contento (Locus Press, May 99, $49.95, 2,594pp, CD-ROM) Non-fiction, reference. An index to magazines published from 1890 through 1998. Includes listings by author, title, cover artist, and issue.
Clones & Clones: Facts and Fantasies About Human Cloning ed. Martha C. Nussbaum & Case R. Sunstein (Norton 0-393-32001-4, 1999, $14.95, 351pp, tp) Reprint (Norton 1998) anthology of non-fiction on cloning: science, commentary, ethics, law, & fictionapparently original. Only fiction is listed.
In the Dark & Other Ghost StoriesMary E. Penn (Sarob Press 1-902309-06-5, Oct 99, £18.00, xii+125pp, hc, cover by Paul Lowe) Collection of eight supernature tales first published in The Argosy, edited & introduced by Richard Dalby. Volume two in the Richard Dalbys Mistresses of the Macabre series. Limited to 250 numbered copies. [Not seen]
29 · The Tenant of the Cedars · ss Argosy (UK) Sep, 1883
50 · Snatched from the Brink · ss Argosy (UK) Jun, 1878
66 · The Strange Story of Our Villa · ss Argosy (UK) Jan, 1893
79 · How Georgette Kept Tryst · ss Argosy (UK) Oct, 1879
93 · Old Vanderhavens Will · ss Argosy (UK) Dec, 1880
117 · At Ravenholme Junction [as by Anon.] · ss Argosy (UK) Dec, 1876; ascribed to Penn on stylistic grounds.
Tales Out of Innsmouth: New Stories of the Children of Dagon ed. Robert M. Price (Chaosium 1-56882-127-1, 1999, $13.95, 284pp, tp) Anthology of 13 stories, 9 original, about Lovecrafts seaside town of Innsmouth.
· Beyond the Realm of Dream · vi Carnage Hall #5 94
· Graffito Flow · vi Fantasy Macabre #16 94
· The Hour of Their Appetite · vi *
· Cool Mist · ss Deathrealm Sum 87
· Dust to Dust · vi Midnight Shambler #2 88
· Necronomicon · vi Cthulhu Codex #6 94
· Gates Closed by Darkness · ss *
· The Baleful God · vi Cthulhu Codex #7 96
· Drink the Moon · ss Fungi Spr 96
· The Thing in the Glen: The Final Manuscript of Desmond Peters · ss Space & Time Sep 77
· The Audient Void · vi Cthulhu Codex #13 98
· The Hungry Place · ss Fungi Sum 86
· A Piece of Stone · ss Fungi Christmas Supplement #1 85
· The Totem Pole · ss Fantasy Macabre #7 85
My Own Private SpectresJean Ray; trans. by Hubert Van Callenbergh (Seattle: Midnight House, 1999, $40.00, hc, cover by Allen Koszowski) Collection of classic supernatural stories from the 1920s and 30s, some of which have never before been translated into English.
Eric Frank Russell: Our Sentinel in Space: A Working BibliographyPhil Stephensen-Payne & Sean Wallace (Galactic Central Publications 1-871133-55-6, Aug 99, £5.00, ix+97pp, ph) Third revised edition of a primary and secondary bibliography of Russell, issued as an A5-sized booklet. Available from 25a Copgrove Road, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS8 2SP, and from PO Box 445, Polk City, Iowa 50226-0445, USA. [Eric Frank Russell]
Hadrosaur Tales Volume Seven ed. David L. Summers (Hadrosaur Productions 1-885093-14-4, 1999, $5.95, 170pp, tp, cover by Jeff Ward) The poem Takeover by Linda Bosson is listed in the TOC as being on page 19 but the page is blank.