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'TV Guide' Covers by Richard Amsel, 1972 - 1985

Exhibit / June 19, 2017

Object Name: TV Guide covers by Richard Amsel
Maker and Year: Richard Amsel and Triangle Publishing (publisher), 1972 – 1985… 794 more words


"The Soul of Marse Ralph"---A Ghostly Tale by Mary A. P. Stansbury, 1890

The Soul of Marse Ralph

Mary A. P. Stansbury, 1890

First published in The New England Magazine, November 1890.

Revisiting Black Point after an interval of several years, I found that  little seaside hamlet no longer an “undiscovered country.” The familiar path to the cliffs wound past a hotel of considerable architectural pretensions, a row of smart cottages overlooked the blue waters of the bay, and our own dear, old-fashioned boarding-house had thrust out sundry awkward additions, protruding like the arms of a growing boy from the sleeves of his last year’s jacket. 3,504 more words

Horror & "The Weird"

Ghosts in 19th-Century Art

A ghost appears behind a woman carrying a lantern as she passes through a doorway; from the Légende des Siècles, ca. 1860s-70s. Artist not credited.

Horror & "The Weird"

A Final Outrage: The Album Art of Blue Öyster Cult

By Richard McKenna / June 12, 2017

Despite the dispiriting fug of “classic rock” that hangs about their name—largely thanks to the persistence in popular culture of the song for which they are best known, the wonderful but largely unrepresentative “ 3,642 more words


New Manga Find: "Thirst of Angels"

One of my favourite things to do is to stumble upon a new illustrated story to read.  This week I’ve found a webcomic called the “Thirst of Angels”.  333 more words


The Undying Thing and Others by Barry Pain, Hippocamus Press, 2011

Table of Contents

Introduction (The Undying Thing and Others) • essay by S. T. Joshi
The Shadow of the Unseen • (1907) • novel by Barry Pain and James Blyth… 217 more words

Horror & "The Weird"