A great addition to the bestselling Gothic Fantasy series of new writing and classic stories. Buried treasure, greed and envy are powerful forces in the minds of many, but at sea the consequences can be terrifying and deadly. With tales of pirates, deathly fogs, ghost ships and ferocious rocks, these dark tales of the haunted mind, trapped like ghosts at sea, are sure to entertain and enthrall. These new authors appear alongside the following classic and essential writers: Joseph Conrad, James Fenimore Cooper, Stephen Crane, F. Marion Crawford, Arthur Conan Doyle, William Hope Hodgson, Homer, W.W. Jacobs, Rudyard Kipling, Vernon Lee, H.P. Lovecraft, Richard Middleton, Edgar Allan Poe, Robert Louis Stevenson, and H.G. Wells. Stories include: Blow the Man Down; Here There Be Monsters; Huitzilopochtli, God of Human Sacrifice; Man Overboard!; The Screaming Skull; The Ghost Pirates; The Derelict; Curse of the Paisley Witch; Shine Like the Sea's Darkest Secrets; The Ghost Ship; The Game of Games; The Buried Boat; Echo the Damned; more. Published at $30, our price only $16.95. Imported from Britain. A great looking hardback in your bookshelf. One of those books where you have to say “argh.”
PIRATES AND GHOSTS SHORT STORIES: Gothic Fantasy Editions by Flame Tree Studio, Foreword by Adam Roberts. 480 Pages. 6x9 Hardback. Embellishments. Biographies. Sources.